The “urban wage advantage” for workers without a college degree is sliding fast. Black men have suffered the steepest drops.
New research shows those who can’t work from home bear the brunt of the pandemic’s economic fallout — particularly women with children.
When the time comes, restarting the economy needs to be as quick and safe as possible. Safe workers, “immunity certificates,” and digital tracking could help.
Public health interventions do not depress the economy, says a new study based on data from the 1918 flu outbreak.