Connecting the Dots, May 2020

To Help the Economy, Wear a Mask

May 26, 2020

“You can lead a horse to water but you can’t make him drink,” says an old saying.

Reopening Isn’t About Class Warfare

May 19, 2020

In theory, outside threats should make people set aside differences. The novel coronavirus seems to be doing the opposite.

The Great Reopening Gamble

May 12, 2020

We knew the April US jobs data would be ugly. Speaking on ABC’s “This Week” program last Sunday, Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank President Neel Kashkari predicted “the worst is yet to come.”

The Giant Presumption behind Re-Opening America

May 5, 2020

Newly “liberated” Americans are flocking to beaches, parks, and restaurants, eager to prove the novel coronavirus doesn’t scare them.