Unless we identify those portions of the economy that can operate safely and target them to reopen, our two trillion dollars will be consumed without stimulating anything.
The Green New Deal from Joe Biden or anyone else is a bad idea at any time. It is a worse idea during a crisis.
Tough times teach tough lessons. Tossing aside foolish policy is a lesson worth learning.
Bill Gates said the economy must remain closed. One-size-fits-all, blanket solutions are second nature to governments. Precision and innovation is not the bureaucracy's forté. Time for our best innovators to provide their expertise and lead.
The UN, environmentalist pressure groups and their financial backers have a lot to answer for.
The question faced by our elected officials, starting with the President and the nation’s fifty governors, is how much longer can they shut down the economy to fight this insidious virus, and is it prudent to continue?
On February 29, the CDC and FDA lifted the ban on private labs and companies from creating coronavirus test kits. In early March, independent labs began to develop kits and test individuals.
There are three key letters everyone needs to focus on. V, U, and L. These are the shapes economic recoveries take. If we don't enable economic recovery to get moving, the resulting harm will exceed the harm from the virus.
What does it take to test fast and trustworthy?
Coronavirus policymakers take heed. When we withdraw from the marketplace, a reverse multiplier takes hold with a strangling grip. Consider the simple pencil...
What is being done in the name of protecting marine mammals and sea turtles from the practices of California fishermen will ironically – and predictably – benefit foreign suppliers of swordfish, many of whom operate with nary a thought of protecting endangered marine life.
Telework-reforms are something we can easily implement moving forward from COVID-19 that would let us learn from a crisis and immunize ourselves better against future challenges.
What is the plan to return to normal? What does success look like?
Bernie and Jane Sanders' enthusiastic 10-day 1988 Russian honeymoon obviously missed views of deplorably depressing economic and social conditions I witnessed during and following that same time.
Example: the U.S. imports 90 percent of its antibiotics (including vitamin A) from China.