WIU professor provides a new tool for communities in containment of COVID-19

Tim Shelley recently discussed the “shift method” of analyzing COVID-19 data with Adee Athiyaman, a professor of public policy and economic development with WIU’s Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs. In his paper, Athiyaman provides a new method for economic development specialists, as a tool to better compare and contrast a community’s progress in containing COVID-19. Click below to listen.

Athiyaman also provides another paper on the economic impacts of COVID-19