14. The Crisis Wasn’t Caused By Companies
In 2008, the companies that received bailout money from the government were the same companies that had caused the financial crisis in the first place. But the companies that took a hit with the 2020 crisis had nothing to do with the current situation.
The extent to which they could have been involved is simply the workers that got sick, possibly because of exposure at work. Many of the companies that needed bailout money are small businesses with a low-profit margin and could close without help.