Insight Jul 6, 2020

News media and distrust in scientific experts

VoxEU; Jean-Pierre Dube, Andrey Simonov, Szymon Sacher, Shirsho Biswas
Topics:  COVID-19
Podcast episode Jul 2, 2020

Episode 12: The Virus is the Boss

Eduardo Porter, Tess Vigeland, Austan Goolsbee, Chad Syverson
Is government policy driving consumer behavior or fear of infection? Austan Goolsbee and Chad Syverson...
Topics:  COVID-19
Podcast episode Jun 25, 2020

Episode 11: The Lopsided Recession

Eduardo Porter, Tess Vigeland, Veronica Guerrieri, Erik Hurst
The current recession is not only unprecedented in its nature and scope, but also in...
Topics:  COVID-19, Employment & Wages
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BFI-China Seminar Series — COVID-19 and Economics: China, Asia and Beyond (June 19, 2020)

Topics:  COVID-19
Podcast episode Jun 18, 2020

Episode 10: Meet the COVID-19 Consumer

Eduardo Porter, Tess Vigeland, Michael Weber, Constantine Yannelis
Consumer spending is one of the most important indicators of economic health. In this episode,...
Topics:  COVID-19
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BFI-China Seminar Series — COVID-19 and Economics: China, Asia and Beyond (June 12, 2020)

Topics:  COVID-19
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Lunch and Learn Discussion Series: The Economic Policy Response to COVID-19

Topics:  COVID-19, Employment & Wages
Podcast episode Jun 11, 2020

Episode 9: Could the Fed’s Rescue Go Awry?

Eduardo Porter, Tess Vigeland, Raghuram Rajan
Central banks are playing a critical, yet little discussed, role in limiting the economic damage...
Topics:  COVID-19, Monetary Policy