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Sep 13 2020 | Wall Street Journal
SIEPR Director Mark Duggan makes the case in this op-ed for reforms that can soften the blow of tax hikes needed to finance state unemployment benefits.
Sep 10 2020 | VentureBeat
As policymakers consider economic recovery strategies, SIEPR's Susan Athey tells Congress that worker training is a crucial part of addressing the instability and job loss brought on by AI.
Sep 7 2020 | Wall Street Journal
SIEPR’s Nick Bloom thinks the stock market has gotten too far ahead of the economy but he’s optimistic the economy will catch up.
Sep 3 2020 | Wall Street Journal
"Anyone can be infected with the virus, but there is a thousandfold difference in the risk of death between the young and the old," SIEPR's Jay Bhattacharya writes in this op-ed."Testing strategy should reflect that."
Sep 2 2020 | CalMatters
SIEPR Director Mark Duggan says California is "in for a lot of pain" with unemployment rates over 13 percent.    
Sep 2 2020 | Washington Post
A SIEPR policy brief on working from home written by Senior Fellow Nicholas Bloom informs this story on the pandemic's effect on the workplace.
Aug 31 2020 | Wall Street Journal
SIEPR Senior Fellow Joseph Grundfest discusses the constitutional issues raised by legislation that uses race or gender as a basis for a quota
Aug 29 2020 | USA Today
For those nearing retirement, SIEPR’s John Shoven advises that it’s crucial to think carefully about your options in these uncertain times.
Aug 29 2020 | Washington Post
Research by SIEPR Senior Fellow Thomas Dee shows that Black students with Black teachers score higher on reading tests than those who did not.
Aug 28 2020 | Bloomberg
SIEPR's Nick Bloom warns at the Federal Reserve’s annual meeting that changes to fiscal and monetary policy will likely be less effective because of uncertainty from the coronavirus pandemic.