Economy

The Shape of Recovery

October 20, 2020 Nic Gustafson

In recent weeks, the term “K-shaped recovery” has been popping up with increased frequency; used by political figures, economists and media personalities alike. Investopedia, in short, defines a K-shaped recovery as when “different parts of the economy recover at different …

New: COVID-19 Impact Report

October 1, 2020 Molly Moseley

To say that 2020 has been a year like no other would be a staggering understatement. Our health, well being and livelihoods have been stress-tested in ways we couldn’t have imagined just one year ago. In order to make sense …

Returning to work: Does stimulus matter?

July 30, 2020 Nic Gustafson

There is a strong narrative present in today’s media that the $600 a week provided by the CARES Act is creating a disincentive for Americans to return to work. This narrative can be seen in Washington as politicians argue over …