Category Archives: Coronavirus

Radnor Reports…from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

The Real State of Family Wealth: Will COVID-19 Worsen Racial, Educational and Generational Gaps in the U.S.? By Ana Hernández Kent, Policy Analyst, Center for Household Financial Stability; Lowell R. Ricketts, Lead Analyst, Center for Household Financial Stability; William R. Emmons, Economist and … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Coronavirus, Families, Federal Reserve, Thought-Provoking Analysis, wealth

Many Black and Asian Americans Say They Have Experienced Discrimination Amid the COVID-19 Outbreak

NEIL G. RUIZ, JULIANA MENASCE HOROWITZ & CHRISTINE TAMIR of Pew Research – About four-in-ten U.S. adults say it has become more common for people to express racist views toward Asians since the pandemic began. The coronavirus outbreak continues to have far-reaching health and economic consequences for the … Continue reading

Posted in Controversial, Coronavirus, Pew Research, Racism

Biden Says ‘More People May Die’ If Trump Refuses to Coordinate on Virus

Ruth Fremson of The New York Times – President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. warned that a “very dark winter” was ahead and called on Congress to pass an economic stimulus package immediately to help workers struggling to cope with the … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 election, Congress, Controversial, Coronavirus, Joe Biden, Narcissism, New York Times, Thought-Provoking Analysis

5 charts showing the jobs of a post-pandemic future – and the skills you need to get them

Kate Whiting of World Economic Forum – By 2025, 97 million new roles may emerge that are more adapted to the new division of labour between humans, machines and algorithms. Roles already growing in demand include data analysts and scientists, … Continue reading

Posted in Coronavirus, Economics, Employment

Why Modeling the Spread of COVID-19 Is So Very Hard

Matthew Hutson in IEEE Spectrum – Too many of the COVID-19 models have led policymakers astray. Here’s how tomorrow’s models will get it right. Continue…

Posted in Controversial, Coronavirus