Stevenson predicts what a no-COVID economy would look like

October 7, 2022 NPR Marketplace

What would the economy look like if the COVID-19 pandemic didn't happen? Betsey Stevenson, professor of public policy and economics, weighed in on the question.

"We would have had 5 million more jobs, not 500,000 more jobs," Stevenson said. "A lot of our job growth prior to the pandemic came from education and health services."