Economic Take

Getting the U.S. Economy Back on Its Feet

July 7, 2020

Encouraging economic data, with all the makings of a V-shaped recovery, doesn’t feel as good as it looks on paper. As quickly as things are improving, there’s still a long way to go, and case numbers are rising in many communities. But innovative thinking—like a renewed interest in “pooled testing” to expand testing capabilities and reopen schools in the fall—offers hope.