ECONorthwest President John Tapogna Provides Insight into Latest Unemployment Numbers

April 9, 2020

Door outside Oregon Metro employment department

On their evening broadcast on Thursday, March 8th, KATU New interviewed John Tapogna via Skype in advance of Friday’s latest unemployment numbers. “Tapogna expects ultimate unemployment numbers to rise to levels not seen since the Great Depression. But there’s still plenty of hope that some recovery, once shutdowns are lifted, will be as rapid as initial drops. But it remains to be seen how long a sustained recovery would take.”

View the interview here.