Tim Layton is an assistant professor in the Department of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School and a Faculty Research Fellow at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He specializes in Medicare, Medicaid, and health insurance markets.
Austan_Goolsbee@crampell This is what I mean. We spend 2.2t on relief including $200+ billion on corporate tax cuts and $500b in bailouts for big companies but we won’t pay 1b for ventilators? It’s like they don’t even want the economy to come back. #VirusEconomics
timothyjlaytonSo I echo Jeff's invitation to join us in this fast + donate the money you would have spent on the meals you skip (or more!) to a charity or directly to someone you know who needs it right now.