Media Mention Jan 26, 2021

Biden Targets Housing, Private Prisons in First Equality Moves

Bloomberg; Bruce Meyer
Topics:  COVID-19, Economic Mobility & Poverty
Media Mention Jan 26, 2021

Raghuram G. Rajan Says More…

Project Syndicate; Raghuram Rajan
Topics:  Monetary Policy, COVID-19
Media Mention Jan 26, 2021

They Lost Sons To Drug Overdoses: How The Pandemic May Be Fueling Deaths Of Despair

NPR; Casey Mulligan
Topics:  COVID-19
Media Mention Jan 25, 2021

U.S. Suffers Sharpest Rise in Poverty Rate in More Than 50 Years

Bloomberg; Bruce Meyer
Topics:  COVID-19, Economic Mobility & Poverty
Media Mention Jan 25, 2021

Governors’ shutdowns did not cause the pandemic jobs crisis

New York Times; Austan Goolsbee, Chad Syverson
Topics:  COVID-19
Media Mention Jan 25, 2021

U.S. Records Worst Poverty Spike Since 1960s, Black Americans Hit Hardest

Newsweek; Bruce Meyer
Topics:  COVID-19, Economic Mobility & Poverty
Media Mention Jan 25, 2021

Extra $300 in federal jobless benefits is making a difference, but is it enough?

Marketplace; Bruce Meyer
Topics:  COVID-19, Economic Mobility & Poverty
Media Mention Jan 24, 2021

Goolsbee: Biden’s $1.9T COVID relief bill ‘absolutely needed’

Fox Business; Austan Goolsbee
Topics:  COVID-19
Media Mention Jan 23, 2021

Stimulus Checks Emerge as Tool to Fill Gaps in Targeted Aid Programs

Wall Street Journal; Constantine Yannelis
Topics:  COVID-19