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America’s Debt Problem Will Slow Our Recovery

Even after businesses reopen, a large portion of consumers may not be able to afford to shop

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The Covid-19 pandemic is having a disproportionate impact on the health of low-income Americans, but even low-wage workers who avoid the disease itself are likely to suffer grave economic distress. In part, that is because workers…




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Ed Dolan

Ed Dolan

Economist, Senior Fellow at Niskanen Center, Yale Ph.D. Interests include environment, health care policy, social safety net, economic freedom.

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