National economic discussions often focus on the cash-flow challenges faced by individuals and families. While the much-repeated statistic about American families being unable to cover a $400 emergency expense is not entirely true, it’s nonetheless true that many Americans don’t have a lot of liquidity, especially during a crisis. Hence the calls for stimulus similar to the 2008 financial meltdown.

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