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How has policy affected employment in small businesses in the US?

Employment fell 22% in the first month of the pandemic in the US. Image: REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

Ahu Yildirmaz

Head, ADP Research Institute; Labour Economist, Automatic Data Processing Inc. (ADP)

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