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These types of workers were most impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic

Experts have explored how the developing world fared during the pandemic. Image: UNSPLASH/Artificial Photography

Michael Weber

Associate Professor of Finance, University of Chicago Booth School of Business

David Newhouse

Senior Economist, World Bank’s Poverty and Equity Global Practice

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How work stoppage varies among different demographics. Image: Kugler,Maurice David; Viollaz,Mariana; Vasconcellos Archer Duque,Daniel; Gaddis,Isis; Newhouse,David Locke; Palacios-Lopez,Amparo; Weber,Michael.2021. How Did the COVID-19 Crisis Affect Different Types of Workers in the Developing World ? (English). Policy Research working paper; no. WPS 9703;COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group. World Bank High-Frequency Phone Surveys 2021.

'Harder-hit groups may have recovered faster between April and October of 2020.' Image: Kugler,Maurice David; Viollaz,Mariana; Vasconcellos Archer Duque,Daniel; Gaddis,Isis; Newhouse,David Locke; Palacios-Lopez,Amparo; Weber,Michael.2021. How Did the COVID-19 Crisis Affect Different Types of Workers in the Developing World ? (English). Policy Research working paper; no. WPS 9703;COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Washington, D.C. : World Bank Group. World Bank High-Frequency Phone Surveys 2021.

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