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The open secret to reopening the economy

The twin goals of defeating the virus and reviving the economy are not contradictory, but one and the same.

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Police directing people out of the entertainment district as a curfew is imposed from 8pm to 6am at Miami Beach, Florida. Coronavirus cases have spiked in recent days after the reopening of businesses.

Washington, DC

THE future of the world economy is becoming clearer. At the outset of the pandemic, there were lively disagreements over whether the lockdown and other measures were warranted, or whether the economic costs were too high. Now, it is increasingly evident that economic...

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