Financial Free Fall: The COVID-19 Economic Crisis, 1st Edition

  • Marie Bender
  • Published By: Checkerboard Library
  • ISBN-10: 1098213181
  • ISBN-13: 9781098213183
  • DDC: 362.196241
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2021 | Published/Released February 2021
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2021

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This title examines measures taken to combat COVID-19 such as lockdowns and closing of businesses and the economic consequences of these acts such as the permanent closing of retail stores, loss of income, discarding of farm products, record unemployment, the increase in use of social services such as food banks, and the relief brought by the HEROES Act. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The COVID-19 Pandemic.
2: Timeline.
3: Stock Market Falls.
4: Restaurant Restrictions.
5: Retail Reduction.
6: Farms and Food.
7: Record Unemployment.
8: Government Stimulus.
9: Global Impact.
10: Reopening the Economy.
Online Resources.