Press Release

New Podcast Episode: Assessing Policy Responses to COVID-19

It’s The AAF Exchange — your source for clear, data-driven insight into today’s economic and domestic policy issues.

Our latest episode features AAF President Douglas Holtz-Eakin discussing the surge in COVID-19 cases and what the federal government should do to manage this new stage of the crisis. He considers the results and implications of the Federal Reserve’s bank stress testing exercise as well as other indicators of the economy’s health. He also explains the state of the debate over the next legislative package.

Two AAF products mentioned in today’s podcast:

  • Holtz-Eakin wrote about the latest housing market data and its impact for the economic recovery in a recent Daily Dish, “Whither the Housing Market?” Subscribe to the Daily Dish here.
  • Holtz-Eakin wrote about results of the Federal Reserve’s bank stress testing exercise in a recent Daily Dish, “Banks and the Evolution of the Crisis.”

Make sure to follow AAF’s dashboard, COVID-19: Impact and Response, where you can find AAF experts’ up-to-date analysis of the government’s proposals and actions on the pandemic.

Whether you’re working from home or taking a walk, The AAF Exchange will keep you up to speed on today’s most pressing policy issues.

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