Some keywords to consider as you search the databases for information on the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Dr. Atkin recommends term like: covid19, covid-19, coronavirus, pandemic, consumer confidence. Be sure to use “and” to narrow searches (i.e., “coronavirus and consumer behavior." Other terms to consider might be:
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