The pandemic will leave the poor further disadvantaged - IMF

COVID-19 has resulted in a spike in unemployment across the world. Image: REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Jonathan D. Ostry

Deputy Director, International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Prakash Loungani

Advisor, IMF’s Research Department.

Davide Furceri

Economist, IMF’s Research Department


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Pandemics widen the gap between the rich and poor. Image: IMF
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