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22 July 2020

Critical Frontier: Leveraging Technology to Combat COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has challenged clinicians, public health authorities, companies and governments to quickly develop new capabilities for supporting reco...

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3 June 2020

The Media, Entertainment and Culture Industry’s Response and Role in a Society in Crisis

In the first of a series of papers on what COVID-19 will mean for the media and entertainment industry, this report, in collaboration with Accenture, explore...

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1 May 2020

How to rebound stronger from COVID-19: Resilience in manufacturing and supply systems

The World Economic Forum, in collaboration with Kearney, brought together C-level executives from different industry sectors to identify best responses to th...

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9 April 2020

Emerging Priorities and Principles for Managing the Global Economic Impact of COVID-19

The Forum’s second edition of the Chief Economists Outlook addresses these questions: Where is the economy heading in the current situation? How effective ar...

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31 March 2020

Workforce Principles for the COVID-19 Pandemic: Stakeholder Capitalism in a Time of Crisis

While there currently is a significant focus on the public health and economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the workforce and societal implications are n...

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18 January 2019

Outbreak Readiness and Business Impact: Protecting Lives and Livelihoods across the Global Economy

Economists estimate that, in the coming decades, pandemics will cause average annual economic losses of 0.7% of global GDP – a threat similar in scale to tha...

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