The Prescription: Fiscal Policy for the COVID-19 Economy with José Cisneros
This week’s guest: José Cisneros, Treasurer, City and County of San Francisco
The Urban-Brookings Tax Policy Center (TPC) is holding a series of online conversations on policy responses to the COVID-19 economy. The discussions take place every other Thursday afternoon and feature experts with various perspectives on the historic economic challenges the United States and the world are facing and the best ways to address them.
This week’s guest is José Cisneros (@TreasurerSF), treasurer of San Francisco. He’ll talk with TPC senior fellow Howard Gleckman (@howard_gleckman) about how the economic downturn has affected San Francisco and how policymakers can assist its residents.