A Decision-Making Framework for Re-Entering the World

Having a plan in place will make it easier to navigate the gray area ahead

An aerial view of people social distancing as they talk and walk down the boardwalk at Long Beach, New York on May 21, 2020. Photo: Al Bello/Getty Images

A few weeks before shelter-in-place orders began, my family and I sat at our favorite restaurant weighing the pros and cons of taking a long-planned trip to Phoenix. After a brutal Minnesota winter, we needed some Vitamin D. Our kids would be…