As part of our mission to connect world-class research with policy to improve workers’ lives, communities, and society, IRLE researchers are rapidly responding to the COVID-19 crisis. Explore recent research and resources from our centers and programs.
This past year delivered two different worlds for IRLE: expanded research and student programming pre-COVID, followed by rapid research response once the pandemic hit. Explore some of the year’s highlights in our newest annual report.
New analysis of timecard data indicates that the pace of labor market recovery moves with the number of COVID-19 cases, and the current surge in cases appears to be taking a toll on small businesses.