Ep. 89 - Coronavirus Pandemic: Doctor vs. Economist

The Sunday Special|Apr 5th, 2020

Ben goes to the experts on healthcare and the economy to weigh the Coronavirus challenges from both perspectives.   He is joined by Dr. Bob Wachter, Professor and Chair of the Department of Medicine at the University of California, San Francisco, Dr. Scott Atlas of the Stanford University Hoover Institution, and Mohamed El-Erian, Chief Economic Advisor to the financial services company, Allianz. They discuss models used by governments determining whether to shut down the economy, the question of balancing economics and public health, when we can finally get back to normal, and much more.