This May 13, 2020 edition of 'Covid Economics Vetted and Real-Time Papers' contains the following articles: "Pandemic lockdown: The role of government commitment" by Christian Moser and Pierre Yared; "The impact of shutdown policies on unemployment during a pandemic" by Edward Kong, and Daniel Prinz; "Bowling together by bowling alone: Social capital and Covid-19 [coronavirus disease 2019]" by Francesca Borgonovi and Elodie Andrieu; "Can the Covid bailouts save the economy?" by Vadim Elenev, Tim Landvoigt, and Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh; "The (structural) gravity of epidemics" by Alejandro Cuñat and Robert Zymek; "Mitigation of risks of Covid-19 contagion and robotisation: Evidence from Italy" by Mauro Caselli, Andrea Fracasso, and Silvio Traverso; "In and out lockdowns: Identifying the centrality of economic activities" by Giorgio Barba Navaretti, Giacomo Calzolari, Andrea Dossena, Alessandra Lanza, and Alberto Franco Pozzolo; and "Six-country survey on Covid-19" by Michèle Belot, Eline van den Broek-Altenburg, Syngjoo Choi, Julian C. Jamison, Nicholas W. Papageorge, and Egon Tripodi.
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