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COVID State University: Partying Amid A Pandemic

quoting Scott W. Atlasvia FSU News
Tuesday, September 15, 2020

The repercussions of reopening universities during a pandemic were abundantly clear. There was no surefire way of knowing where students had been in the interim between Spring quarantine and the start of the Fall semester, nor was there an effective means of tracing with whom students had come into contact. The risks associated with reopening schools were incontestable, and yet, we reopened.

Scott Atlas: White House COVID Adviser Responds To Criticism From The Left

interview with Scott W. Atlasvia Fox News
Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Scott Atlas talks about the attacks on him, and notes that the hyperbole is very destructive. Atlas says that he as well as the White House are doing everything possible to keep people safe.

Science Says: Colleges Should All Reopen (With Precautions)

by Scott W. Atlasvia New York Post
Tuesday, September 15, 2020

World-class universities are among America’s most treasured institutions. Unfortunately, several universities have recently announced their plans to shut down in response to new COVID-19 cases among students. That’s wrong: Universities should stay open, even when they see an increase in cases.

Individualism Fosters Virtue In Ways That Government Action Cannot

by David Davenportvia The Washington Examiner
Tuesday, September 15, 2020

While COVID-19 attacks our immune systems and our economy, it also gives rise to attacks on American individualism. If the pandemic is spreading here, many argue, rugged individualism is at fault. It keeps people from wearing masks, prevents them from helping each other, and is downright dangerous.

WH COVID-19 Adviser Says Trump Doesn't Minimize Seriousness Of Pandemic

quoting Scott W. Atlasvia One News Page
Monday, September 14, 2020
White House coronavirus adviser Dr. Scott Atlas says President Donald Trump has not minimized the impact and seriousness of the coronavirus pandemic - and has "no influence" on testing and COVID-19 vaccine development.

Big Tech Removes A Video From Prominent Think Tank For Contradicting WHO On Coronavirus

featuring Scott W. Atlasvia Townhall
Monday, September 14, 2020

The Hoover Institution at Stanford University is one of the most prominent think tanks in America, and its fellows are some the most accomplished in their respective fields. But that doesn’t matter to Big Tech. YouTube recently removed a June 23 interview its senior fellow Dr. Scott Atlas did with Hoover because it goes against the World Health Organization’s position on the Wuhan coronavirus.

Trump Adviser Scott Atlas Tweets 'Truth Will Prevail' After 78 Ex-Stanford Colleagues Denounce COVID-19 Claims

quoting Scott W. Atlasvia Newsweek
Friday, September 11, 2020
Dr. Scott Atlas, an adviser to the White House on COVID-19, has tweeted "Truth will prevail. #FactsMatter" after dozens of his former colleagues signed a letter denouncing claims he made about the pandemic.

Kevin Hassett: GU Politics Fellows Discuss COVID-19, Black Lives Matter And The Future Of American Politics During Interview

interview with Kevin Hassettvia The Hoya
Friday, September 11, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Kevin Hassett joins a panel discussion to talk about the impact of COVID-19 and Black Lives Matter on our culture.

The Debt Pandemic

by Raghuram Rajanvia Project Syndicate
Friday, September 11, 2020

Although sovereign-bond markets remain sanguine about advanced economies’ massive pandemic-related fiscal stimulus programs, much of the accumulated debt will inevitably be passed on to future generations. Given the numerous other risks to long-term growth, how can today’s policymakers best manage the debt burden?

Dr. Scott Atlas With Eric Bolling On Politics & COVID-19

interview with Scott W. Atlasvia America This Week with Eric Bolling
Thursday, September 10, 2020

Hoover Institution fellow Scott Atlas discusses COVID-19 and says he and the Trump Administration are doing everything they can to keep everyone safe.



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How To Treat The Financial Symptoms Of COVID-19
by John H. Cochrane via Wall Street Journal

The purpose of this portal is to aggregate articles and provide links to audio and video content generated by Hoover fellows pertaining to the coronavirus and Covid-19.

Specifically, the portal will host thoughtful and informed analysis and policy responses to mitigate the potential effects of the pandemic.  This portal will be a central location for those seeking specific policy options for addressing the public health emergency and resulting economic challenges posed by coronavirus and Covid-19.

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