Airlines: Bankruptcy, Bailouts, and Moral Hazard

There’s a lot to like about the CARE Act.  By Washington’s standards, it was passed with unprecedented speed. It places due emphasis on household balance sheets, as well as those of corporations, unlike federal backstops in the past (an issue we’ve previously written about). Most…

U.S. Extends Shutdowns as Coronavirus Strains Hospitals

Americans prepared for a prolonged lockdown after President Trump extended federal social-distancing guidelines through April amid a continuing surge of confirmed cases of the new coronavirus in the country. Hard-hit states aimed to increase hospital capacity this week to accommodate the influx of patients, and…

Open Access to ACM Digital Library During Coronavirus Pandemic

March 30, 2020 Dear ACM Members: As the coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic continues, we at ACM would like to do what we can to help support the computing community. Many computing researchers and practitioners are now working remotely. In addition, teaching and learning have also moved…

BBC Sport’s five things to do today

Read this… We all dream of representing our country on the international stage, right? Meet the team competing as ‘England’ in 2020… by chance Watch this… Kids interrupting work was something of a novelty two weeks ago but now it is part of our daily…

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