Brief Unemployment Insurance during a Recession
Recession and Recovery, No. 2
Margaret Simms, Daniel Kuehn
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This brief, part of the Urban Institute's "Recession and Recover" series, examines how the Unemployment Insurance program responds during a recession and how that response may differ in the current recession from its response in the past.
Research Areas Economic mobility and inequality Wealth and financial well-being Social safety net
Tags Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Employment and income data Unemployment and unemployment insurance
Policy Centers Center on Labor, Human Services, and Population