COVID-19 could bring about a 'new deal' for millions of Asia's informal workers

The COVID-19 outbreak has exposed the challenges in protecting informal workers. Image: REUTERS/Kham

Changyong Rhee

Director, Asia and Pacific Department of the International Monetary Fund

Era Dabla-Norris

Division Chief, Asia Pacific Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF)


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