The EEC's associate director, Grant Black, was interviewed for his views on "(w)hy many see the pandemic as the right time to start a business" in the St. Louis Business Journal (subscription required)
Rachel Ferguson joins the Gwartney Institute team for a second time to discuss her family's personal experience with the corona virus. Her husband, Michael, was hospitalized and is at home, recovering.
"While this may feel like the worst of times to many, it is a perfect time to teach children the principles & practices that can prepare them to live comfortable, secure lives, even in the midst of severe uncertainties and challenges."
Dr. Hafer analyzes the effects of COVID-19 on local jobs, arguing that "early forecasts see it getting worse before it gets better" but "all areas of the country or the state will not, however, suffer the same employment losses."