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April 18, 2020
Executive Director of the Tobin Center, Dave Wilikinson, provides an update on the social and economic policy responses to COVID-19.
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April 17, 2020
In a Q and A with Yale News, Steve Berry and Zack Cooper discuss the Tobin Center’s response to the current crisis.
Figure 1: Most Deaths from Spanish Flue Came During Second Wave
April 15, 2020
The central challenge of this moment is to plan for, fund, and execute a safe reopening of economic and social life before a vaccine is released.
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April 3, 2020
NPR’s Planet Money interviews Yale’s Zack Cooper on the economics of hospitals beds, before and during the crisis.  
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April 2, 2020
Yale Economist Giuseppe Moscarini discusses how to manage labor markets roiled by COVID-19.