If you look at headlines, you’d think that the number one reason unemployed people turn down jobs is that they are getting massive unemployment payments.
For example, Poll: 1.8 million Americans have turned down jobs due to unemployment benefits and ‘The Rundown’: Millions of Americans turned down jobs because of increased unemployment benefits. And this is definitely a problem. (Working, even for less than unemployment, leads to more options later, an increase in self-esteem, and other benefits.)
They are drawing this data from a new survey from Morning Consult, a business intelligence firm, gives some insight into why unemployed people