CORONAVIRUS, OTHER PANDEMICS AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

26 March 2020
C. Liebetruth

The coronavirus increasingly affects the global economy. Supply chains are interrupted and lead to production stops, supply bottlenecks or problems with procurement in China. Many countries are fighting to reduce transmission of the virus with shut downs, which leads to massive losses for companies and rising unemployment rates.

However, some sectors are profiting from the current crisis: hygiene products, safety clothing, pharmaceuticals, but also Netflix and Co.

With the "Spotlight on current issues in economics" we invite you to get insights into the latests findings in economic research through lists of references and online research papers held and archived by the ZBW.Users get detailed analysis and valuable facts about economic developments.

Literature on the subject of the coronavirus and the global economy