In a well-constructed paper, identify four policies the government enacted following the financial crisis. Evaluate what effect these policies would have on the economy from both a short-run and a long-run perspective. Be sure to include:
The distinction between the short-run and long-run economic views and what determines economic output in the relative time periods
A definition of the measures used to determine economic success in the different time periods
A link from each policy back to these distinctions and measures
Some ideas I had but can be different
Goodman, R., & Schulkin, D. (2020, May 07). Timeline of the Coronavirus Pandemic and U.S. Response. Retrieved from https://www.justsecurity.org/69650/timeline-of-the-coronavirus-pandemic-and-u-s-response/
This article discusses the timeline of the Trump administrations response to the current COVID crisis. Of particular note is the quarantine lockdown measures and the opening measures.
Erica Werner, Y. A. (2020, January 31). Trump administration announces mandatory quarantines in response to coronavirus. Retrieved from https://www.washingtonpost.com/us-policy/2020/01/31/trump-weighs-tighter-china-travel-restrictions-response-coronavirus/
This article discusses the quarantine measures taken by the Trump administration. New travel restrictions as well as some of Trumps responses.
Healey, J. (2020, April 17). Trump’s ‘Opening America’ guidelines are missing an insanely important word: Quarantine. Retrieved from https://www.latimes.com/opinion/story/2020-04-17/restarting-economy-guidelines-quarantine
An article discussing Opening America. Discussing some of the strategies the United States and the Trump administration is taking in regards to loosening lockdown restrictions.