Jobs report shows strong employment growth but many still choosing gig economy
The U.S. labor market is again showing signs of resilience and unexpected strength amid other economic clouds. The latest report found job growth higher than expected in April with 253,000 new jobs spread throughout many sectors of the economy. Paul Solman looks at the newest data and how that squares with the growth of the gig economy.
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