Closed businesses on a Thursday evening in Manhattan during the coronavirus pandemic and social unrest, June 4, 2020. The job market halted its pandemic-induced collapse in May as employers brought back millions of workers and the unemployment rate unexpectedly declined, though it remains higher than in any previous postwar recession. (John Taggart/The New York Times)

What to make of the
US jobs rebound

Many of the gains came in restaurant work as 2.5 million jobs were added in May and the unemployment rate fell to 13.3 percent