Thanks to significant relief economic relief packages from the government and efforts to mitigate the spread of COVID-19, the labor market has seen a rapid recovery over the last two years since the start of the pandemic. Teenagers are doing especially well with teen unemployment near 70-year lows and wage growth is surging.
Today, we talk to a high-school student about her experience in the labor market and why this moment is so good for her peers. Stay tuned until the end for a special announcement from our very own Stacey Vanek Smith.
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