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It quickly became clear that social distancing in response to the coronavirus pandemic will create serious economic fallout. Large parts of the US economy have almost completely shut down. New jobless claims have risen dramatically, eclipsing past records, both nationally and in Missouri. I analyzed data from several economic sectors most affected by the crisis. …

Today, a decade after the start of austerity, we are paying the price for this ideological crusade. Our health systems are critically under-resourced and our public institutions are ill-equipped to meet the challenges we face. Of course, it is welcome that governments are now loosening the purse strings to help individuals and businesses weather this …

No matter how many games are played this season, Phillies star wide receiver JT Realmuto will still be eligible for free will when it comes to an end. Major League Baseball and its players agreed on Thursday on a deal that will overhaul the sport’s economic system in light of what is expected to be …

A majority of Democratic voters believe the U.S. economic system is unfair, according to a new Hill / HarrisX poll. Fifty-seven percent of Democratic voters said the country’s economy was mostly or somewhat unfair, while 43 percent said it was mostly or somewhat fair. In contrast, seven in ten Republican voters said the US economic …

A new poll indicates that Americans differ greatly on the fairness of the US economic system based on their political affiliation. A hill/ The HarrisX poll released Monday showed that 57% of Democrats think the US economy is mostly or somewhat “unfair,” compared to just 30% of Republicans. A slight majority of independents felt the …

A majority of Democratic voters think the US economic system is unfair, according to a new Hill/HarrisX poll. Fifty-seven percent of Democratic voters said the nation’s economy was somewhat or somewhat unfair, while 43 percent said it was somewhat or somewhat fair. In contrast, seven out of 10 Republican voters said the US economic system …