New Orleans Health Director; Restarting The Economy After Coronavirus

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New Orleans has experienced a surge in new coronavirus cases, and the city expected to run out of hospital beds and ventilators in the coming days. Dr. Jennifer Avegno, director of the New Orleans Health Department, joins us to discuss the city's response. And, economist Mohamed El-Erian says restarting the economy after the coronavirus crisis won't be as easy as flicking a switch. He joins us to discuss what it will take to get the economy going again. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's April 3, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on April 3, 2020.


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