RAND Expert to Testify on Coronavirus' Impact on America's Small Businesses


Jennifer Bouey, senior policy researcher and Tang Chair in China Policy Studies at the RAND Corporation, will testify before the House Small Business Committee on “Assessment of COVID-19's Impact on Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises: Implications from China.”


Bouey will discuss:

  • China's COVID-19 epidemic and the Chinese government's responses
  • the impact of public health measures (quarantines, travel bans, cost of testing) on the Chinese economy
  • the effects of the coronavirus on the global supply chain.


11:30 a.m., ET, Tuesday, March 10, 2020


2360 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C.


To arrange an interview, contact the RAND Office of Media Relations:
(703) 414-4795 or
(310) 451-6913, or
send an email to media@rand.org.

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