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What's Next for Unemployment Insurance Funds?

Joyce Beebe

What's Next for Unemployment Insurance Funds?.

The unemployment insurance (UI) system is facing a perfect storm of problems: the pandemic has led to a surge in jobless claims, which is severely straining state UI trusts that weren't fully prepared for a recession.This report reviews the UI system and potential measures to mitigate challenges in the current downturn.

https://doi.org/10.25613/zhwa-5360