INSEE anticipates a sharp drop in the unemployment rate from the fall

Par Batinfo source: AFP
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The Covid-19 "shock wave" continues to dampen: helped by a strong rebound in salaried employment, the unemployment rate should experience a sharp drop in the fall, to stand at 7,6 % in the third quarter, according to forecasts from INSEE published on Wednesday.