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The US Federal Reserve is taking its lead from epidemiologists over coronavirus crisis

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the U.S has risen rapidly. Image: REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Ann Saphir

Lindsay Dunsmuir

Writer, Reuters


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