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A U.S. Economy Roaring Back from Recession
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A U.S. Economy Roaring Back from Recession

Julia CoronadoTwitter MacroPolicy Perspectives

Julia Coronado, president and founder of MacroPolicy Perspectives, joins EconoFact Chats this week to describe how she and her team organize their thinking and analysis of the U.S. economy at a time when the pandemic has disrupted the conventional models and rules of thumb that forecasters traditionally use.