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Vaccines, fiscal stimulus power US employment; economy blooming

E-News | 03/04/2021 08:00 PM | Click to read full article

The US economy created the most jobs in seven months in March as more Americans got vaccinated and the government doled out additional pandemic relief money, marking the start of what could be the strongest economic performance this year in nearly four decades.

The employment-to-population ratio, viewed as a measure of an economy's ability to create employment, increased to 57.8%.