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Public Sector Resilience

Understanding how national and local governments can accelerate and strengthen their responses to the crisis

Preparedness & Response

The Great Balancing Act: COVID-19 Pandemic Navigator Insights series - Insight #2

Oliver Wyman report offering guidance for policymakers that have been tasked with steering the ship through these uncertain waters. (May 22)

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How Will Climate Catastrophes Be Handled in the Face of Coronavirus?

BRINK article from Rob Bailey, Director of Climate Resilience at Marsh & McLennan Advantage; and Daniel Kaniewski, Managing Director of the Public Sector Innovation at Marsh & McLennan Advantage (May 13)

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Are Contact-Tracing Apps the Answer? Lessons the US Can Learn From Other Countries

BRINK article from Eric Null, United States Policy Manager at Access Now; and Jennifer Brody, Legislative Manager at Access Now (May 11)

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Will Coronavirus Accelerate Digital Tax Adoption?

BRINK article from Ruth Mason, Professor of Law and Tax at University of Virginia (May 10)

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Why Governments Need NGOs and International Institutions in This Crisis

BRINK article from Alexandru Grigorescu, Professor at Loyola University Chicago (May 5)

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Four Key Policy Tools for Economic Recovery

Oliver Wyman guidance from Douglas J. Elliott, Partner, Financial Services (April 23)

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Top 5 Concerns about Policy in the New Era

Oliver Wyman guidance from Douglas J. Elliott, Partner, Financial Services (April 14)

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A 'Whole of America' Response

The Hill article from Daniel Kaniewski, Managing Director, Public Sector, Marsh & McLennan Advantage (April 12)

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Building National Resilience: Aligning mindsets, capabilities, and investment

Marsh & McLennan Advantage report adressing the new behaviors, interactions, and solutions necessary for national risk governance to enforce amid the current COVID-19 crisis and moving forward. (April 8)

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Seven Lessons From My Book On Government Credit Programs

Oliver Wyman article from Douglas J. Elliott, Partner (April 2)

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COVID-19 Economic Stimulus: CARES Act

Oliver Wyman guide summarizing the CARES Act (March 29)

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CARES Act: Stimulus Bill Gives 2020 DB Funding Relief, Access to DC Savings

Mercer article discussing the implications of the CARES Act for retirement plan participants. (March 26)

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Policy Recommendations

Funding for Culture

Oliver Wyman report observing current funding models and summarizing five key levers available to governments to attract non-government contributions to enable new income streams to emerge. (May 5)

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COBRA Support Needed for American Workers

Mercer article from Tracy Watts, Senior Partner, National Leader for U.S. Health Policy (April 30)

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A Message to the European Commission from Senior Leaders

A letter from Europe’s regional leaders to the European Commission Coordinating Response Team, offering assistance in developing solutions that will assist Europe during the COVID-19 pandemic. (April 2)

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A Message to Clients from John Doyle

About Marsh’s offer to Congress about providing assistance to develop a pandemic risk insurance program (April 1)

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Statement From Mercer CEO on Global Pension Funding Relief Measures

A statement from Martine Ferland, CEO Mercer, on the passage of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act in the U.S. (March 27)

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Mercer Urges Immediate Funding Relief for DB Plan Sponsors

Mercer article (March 23)

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