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Fishkind Conversations: The Worst Of The Recession Has Passed, But Effects Will Linger

Hank Fishkind. Photo: Matthew Peddie, WMFE
Hank Fishkind. Photo: Matthew Peddie, WMFE

The worst of the COVID-19 recession may be behind us, but economic analyst Dr. Hank Fishkind says the effects will linger until there’s a vaccine.

He tells 90.7’s Nicole Darden Creston that certain policies could help at the state and local levels…but Florida’s lawmakers are not implementing them.

Click the Play Audio button to hear their conversation.

Nicole came to Central Florida to attend Rollins College and started working for Orlando’s ABC News Radio affiliate shortly after graduation. She joined WMFE in 2010. As a field reporter, news anchor and radio show host in the City Beautiful, she has covered everything from local arts to national elections, from extraordinary hurricanes to historic space flights, from the people and procedures of Florida’s justice system to the changing face of the state’s economy.