Could the pandemic cause economists to rethink welfare? | The Economist

Could the pandemic cause economists to rethink welfare?

At the American Economic Association's annual shindig, Emmanuel Saez argues for change

EVERY JANUARY a curious migration occurs. Thousands of economists from around the world flock to a big American city for the annual meetings of the American Economic Association (AEA). The pandemic upended the rite this year, and instead enabled conference attendees to peer into the living rooms and offices of scholars as they presented their work, much of it focused on the consequences of covid-19, on Zoom.

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