The July jobs report, recently released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, shows that the unemployment rate decreased to 10.2% from 11.1% in June. Here, Dan Silver and Jesse Edgerton from U.S. Economic Research discuss key takeaways, consumer spending patterns and the relationship between COVID-19 and economic activity.
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