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Economic pain from new COVID-19 restrictions will be uneven, after Washington governor Inslee’s order | The Seattle Times

With a second wave of business shutdowns and other restrictions barely a day from taking effect, business leaders and economists were bracing for new economic shocks with only modest prospects for significant government aid. And some of the worst pain will strike sectors already hard hit during the pandemic. Thomas Gilbert, associate professor of finance at the UW, is quoted.