Impact of Coronavirus on Small Business
(Source: America’s SBDC, Thryv, Inc.)
Small business advocates Thryv, Inc. and America's Small Business Development Center (SBDC) conducted a survey to gauge COVID-19 impact among small businesses. The study was conducted on March 20 through March 23 among more than 850 small businesses, with a margin of error +/- 3.3 percent.
Coronavirus Regional and Economic Impacts and Policy Responses
(Source: Heartland Forward)
Heartland Forward has published some new research on how the heartland is likely to be affected by the immediate and lasting effects from the coronavirus. TL/DR: Our region will, on the whole, likely be less affected than the coasts.That said, there are many pockets within the region that will suffer quite a bit, due to the importance of sectors like parts manufacturing, tourism, financial trading and logistics to local economies.
Impact of Coronavirus Outbreak on Supply Chain
(Source: Institute for Supply Management)
This page is a centralized resource to gather news, resources and upcoming events centered on information you should know and education and research you can access on mitigating the risks impacting the supply chain today.
COVID-19’s Influence on the U.S. Private Equity Market
As the coronavirus epidemic reshapes the global economy, it's also shifting the focus in certain areas of the market. For private equity—in many ways a bet on future economic growth—that means first looking to secure current investments before sourcing new deals.
How VCs & Founders Are Reacting to the Downturn
The VC & Founder Sentiment Survey is an ongoing initiative to track how early-stage Investors and Founders are reacting to the COVID-19 crisis. The goal is to provide a reference point to the community in the midst of one of the most unpredictable climates we’ve seen.
KC Chamber COVID19 Presentation (PowerPoint)
(Source: Dr. Archer, KCMO Health Department) Dr. Archer’s presentation provides context, data, local resources and community strategy suggestions around the coronavirus outbreak.
COVID-19 Implications for Business
(Source: McKinsey & Company, March 25, 2020)
These briefing notes from March 25, 2020, provides business leaders with a perspective on the evolving situation and implications for their companies. The outbreak is moving quickly, and some of the perspectives in this article may fall rapidly out of date. This article reflects McKinsey’s perspective as of March 9, 2020 and they plan tol update it regularly as the outbreak evolves. McKinsey and Company is a global management consulting firm.
Coronavirus Impact on Industries & Sectors around the World
(Source: IBISWorld) This link from IBISWorld provides a collection of fast facts about how the spread of COVID-19 is affecting sectors in Australia, Canada, Germany, New Zealand, the UK and the US.