US jobless claims could soon exceed 8 million, economist projects

US jobless claims could soon exceed 8 million, economist projects

People gather at the entrance for the New York State Department of Labor offices in Brooklyn, which closed to the public due to the coronavirus disease outbreak March 20, 2020. Andrew Kelly | REUTERS The number of weekly unemployment claims filed in the U.S. could soon exceed 8 million as the fallout from widespread shutdowns […]