Federal Research Is the Key to Solving the COVID-19 Crisis
The COVID-19 pandemic may prove to be one of the most profound global crises of our time. Every day seems to bring another unprecedented development, including mass closures of educational institutions and businesses, city- and statewide orders requiring millions of people to stay in their homes, and the disruption of financial markets. Last week, more than six million Americans applied for unemployment, while the number of U.S. infections surpassed those of all other countries in the world.
Originally published: April 7, 2020
Author: Janet Napolitano
Institution: University of California
Published by: Inside Higher Ed