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Friday assorted links

Summary:
1. How the Fed is intervening in securities markets. 2. The argument for intermittent distancing. 3. Does a USB drive get heavier as you store more files on it?  Supposedly it gets lighter. 4. How big will the trade collapse be?  (The Economist) 5. A new method and institution for direct cash transfers to affected families. 6. Covid data tracker for state and local government policy actions. 7. MIE: Dr. Fauci donuts. 8. Michael Greenstone: key economic facts about Covid-19. 9. Curly Neal, RIP.  And FDA deregulation on the mask front. 10. Musical version of the new Bohemian Rhapsody (recommended). The post Friday assorted links appeared first on Marginal REVOLUTION.

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Tyler Cowen
Tyler Cowen is an American economist, academic, and writer. He occupies the Holbert C. Harris Chair of economics as a professor at George Mason University and is co-author, with Alex Tabarrok, of the popular economics blog Marginal Revolution. Cowen and Tabarrok have also ventured into online education by starting Marginal Revolution University. He currently writes the "Economic Scene" column for the New York Times, and he also writes for such publications as The New Republic, the Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Newsweek, and the Wilson Quarterly.

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