Dec 15, 2020
A tool for deciding who gets vaccinated when
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The CDC's "Social Vulnerability Index" tracks how disasters affect disadvantaged communities. Plus, the Federal Reserve begins its last interest rate meeting under President Donald Trump today. And, what's next for the relationship between China and the U.S.?
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The CDC's index weighs factors like a community’s poverty level, racial breakdown and housing.
What kind of Federal Reserve Board of Governors will Biden inherit as the U.S. economy continues pandemic recovery?
Marketplace's Nancy Marshall-Genzer has more.
Economist Dean Baker says the two should be sharing intellectual property in health care and climate technology, "not fighting over it."
David Brancaccio Host
Nicole Childers Executive Producer
Victoria Craig Producer, BBC
Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Jay Siebold Engineer
Brian Allison Engineer
Alex Schroeder Digital producer
Meredith Garretson Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer/Director