63 minutes | Dec 15th 2020

Build Back Exactly The Same

Dylan Matthews joins Matt and Dara to discuss Covid’s impact on poverty and the road to recovery.


Resources:

"Joe Biden is taking office amid a poverty crisis" by Dylan Matthews, Vox

Income and poverty in the COVID-19 pandemic by Jeehoon Han, Bruce D. Meyer, and James X. Sullivan

Kamala Harris's plan for $2,000 a month transfers to every man, woman, and child

 Plan to have the Fed give people money by making everyone a bank

Who is Manasi Deshpande?

White paper


Hosts:

Matt Yglesias (@mattyglesias), Slowboring.com

Dara Lind (@DLind), Immigration Reporter, ProPublica

Dylan Matthews (@dylanmatt), Senior Correspondent, Vox


Credits:

Jeff Geld, (@jeff_geld), Editor and Producer

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