The extreme impacts from the lockdown economy: Morning Brief

The extreme impacts from the lockdown economy: Morning Brief

Monday, June 1, 2020 Get the Morning Brief sent directly to your inbox every Monday to Friday by 6:30 a.m. ET.  Subscribe Employment down, savings up, and an uncertain summer for the U.S. economy June is here. And as summer has arrives across the country, so too does something resembling a resumption of economic activity. […]
We need an ‘extreme shutdown’ of 6 to 10 weeks

We need an ‘extreme shutdown’ of 6 to 10 weeks

Philanthropist and billionaire Bill Gates believes that America needs six to 10 weeks of “extreme shutdown” to get a handle on the coronavirus outbreak (or COVID-19), indirectly criticizing comments from President Trump. “It’s very irresponsible for somebody to...