Job Losses from Virus 4 Times As Bad As ’09 Financial Crisis

The United Nations agency noted that most people who lost work stopped looking for a job altogether.

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People wearing protective masks to help curb the spread of the coronavirus walk along pedestrian crossings Monday, Jan. 25, 2021 in Tokyo. The Japanese capital confirmed more than 600 new coronavirus cases on Monday. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
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