Beacon podcast: Maine’s pandemic recession will be fastest, deepest in modern history


Sarah Austin of the Maine Center for Economic Policy joins the podcast this week to discuss her new report on the economic ramifications of the pandemic on Maine and the nation. She argues that significant government supported will be needed now to help Americans keep their heads above water and then again as society reboots to kick-start the economy.

Click here to listen to MECEP policy analyst Sarah Austin’s interview on Beacon, posted April 3, 2020.