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The Viral Episode 2 - Going Beyond the Day To Day

57:21March 26, 2020

In this Need to Know podcast, host Aaron Jones speaks with the same experts he first spoke to on the Coronavirus a month ago. The world has changed drastically.

It has been a month since the last episode, which was on the coronavirus. And wow, the world has changed drastically. In this episode, host Aaron Jones speaks with the same three experts he spoke to a month ago, and tries to go beyond the everyday news on the virus to what this means more broadly in society and ramifications for the economy and foreign policy.  


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