All classes for the remainder of the semester will be conducted virtually, and faculty and staff are working remotely until further notice. Given widespread community transmission of COVID-19 in New York City, everyone must observe crucial measures to prevent the virus from spreading further.
After crude oil has seen an unprecedented drop in prices, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke to Saudi Arabian officials to avoid flooding the market with oil while in crisis. Jason Bordoff comments: “This diplomacy matters,"
Jeffrey Sachs criticizes the president for his slow response to fighting the coronavirus from spreading in the United States and questions what his intentions are. "it’s just hard to believe what a colossal mess our country is in."
No evictions, no foreclosures, and guaranteed pay: Joseph Stiglitz tells ForeignPolicy why the government's $2 trillion stimulus plan doesn't go far enough to help Americans struggling with the coronavirus epidemic.
Shutdowns are the best way to stop the coronavirus from spreading, writes Jeffrey Sachs in his latest op-ed. "A successful shutdown slows the rate of spread, and ... prevents the health care system from being utterly overwhelmed"