Financing the Pandemic: Saddling People With Debt Versus Helping Them With Money

Courtesy of Pamela Foohey, Dalié Jiménez, Christopher K. Odinet As the United States enters the third month of the coronavirus pandemic, states are implementing plans for phasing out shelter-in-place orders and re-opening non-essential businesses. The past months have brought widespread layoffs and furloughs. By the end of April 2020, the unemployment rate soared to 14.7% […]