This December 18, 2020 edition of 'Covid Economics Vetted and Real-Time Papers' contains the following articles: "Real-time real economic activity entering the pandemic recession" by Francis X. Diebold; "Buying the vote? The economics of electoral politics and small business loans" by Ran Duchin and John Hackney;"Growth forecasts and the Covid-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] recession they convey: End-2020 update" by Javier G. Gómez-Pineda; "The economics of stop-and-go epidemic control" by Claudius Gros and Daniel Gros; "Consumption responses to COVID-19 payments: Evidence from a natural experiment and bank account data" by So Kubota, Koichiro Onishi, and Yuta Toyama; "The effect of mandatory child care center closures on women's labor market outcomes during the COVID-19 pandemic" by Lauren Russell and Chuxuan Sun;Rightly blamed the 'bad guy'? Grandparental child care and Covid-19" by Christina Boll and Till Nikolka.
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Covid Economics Vetted and Real Time Papers (December 18, 2020), issue 62