I thought it might be handy to do a quick TLDR of the fed's beige book just to keep myself (and hopefully you) up to speed on where the economy stands and where we might be headed. Let me preface this by saying I'm not an economist and most of you probably already know most of this stuff. If you want to read the whole thing, it's here and is a good way to get a broad outlook on the US economy as a whole. I read it almost every release and it's quite an easy read and pretty enjoyable …
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Coronavirus Disease 2019, or COVID-19, a novel viral infection that emerged in December of 2019 in China, has spread like wildfire across the globe. The infection is caused by SARS-CoV-2, a positive-sense single-stranded RNA virus, and as of this writing has infected more than 4.1 million people, killing nearly 300,000 across 187 countries and showing no signs of slowing any time soon.
As a side effect of this truly colossal pandemic, countries around the world have effectively shut down, asking residents to stay in their homes and cancelling almost all public events. Economies across the globe have been …