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BFI News Apr 26, 2022

The Becker Friedman Institute Announces $1 Million Grant from the Peter G. Peterson Foundation

Funding Will Support New Research to Analyze Economic Implications of COVID-19 Pandemic, Illuminate Solutions for Policymakers
Topics:  COVID-19
Media Mention Dec 21, 2021

Public Policy Response to Omicron

Bloomberg; Katherine Baicker
Topics:  COVID-19, Health care
Media Mention Nov 24, 2021

US jobless claims plunge to 199,000, lowest in 52 years

Associated Press; Steve Davis
Topics:  Employment & Wages, COVID-19
Media Mention Nov 5, 2021

Recovery booster: Economists back vaccine mandates

POLITICO; IGM Economic Experts Panel
Topics:  COVID-19
Media Mention Nov 5, 2021

Five experts break down October’s better-than-expected jobs report

CNBC; Austan Goolsbee
Topics:  Employment & Wages
Media Mention Oct 20, 2021

Why hiring takes so long

BBC; Michael Gibbs
Topics:  Employment & Wages
Media Mention Oct 19, 2021

Work/Life Balance Is Over. The Life/Work Revolution Is Here.

Forbes; Steven Davis
Topics:  COVID-19
Media Mention Oct 8, 2021

Five experts break down September’s surprising jobs report

CNBC; Austan Goolsbee
Topics:  Employment & Wages
Media Mention Sep 14, 2021

U.S. Poverty Rate Rose From 60-Year Low, Incomes Fell Amid Virus

Bloomberg; Bruce Meyer
Topics:  COVID-19, Economic Mobility & Poverty