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Mounting omicron infections force businesses to scramble, threatening economic recovery

06 January, 2022Washington Post

An unprecedented spike in the number of workers who are employed but unable to work because of illness could distort the government’s January employment data, which would exclude any unpaid workers in quarantine, economist Andrew Hunter of Capital Economics wrote in a note to clients on Wednesday.


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