Acts of Congress and COVID-19: A Literature Review on the Impact of Increased Unemployment Insurance Benefits and Stimulus Checks
Posted: 1 Mar 2021
Date Written: February 24, 2021
Congress passed the first COVID-19 relief package for businesses and individuals in March 2020, when the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act was enacted, providing, among other things, one-time stimulus checks for individuals, extended unemployment insurance (UI) benefits, relief for state and local governments, liability protection, and the Paycheck Protection Program for small-business loan forgiveness.
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
https://doi.org/10.17016/2380-7172.2848, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3795653