Think Tanks et al

Think Tanks et al

Accessed 28 Mar 2020
Ebola lessons for fighting COVID-19
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala
Thursday, April 2, 2020

Center for Global Development [to 28 Mar 2020]
Selected Publications, News and Events
April 3, 2020
A Gender Lens on COVID-19: Pandemics and Violence against Women and Children
Early in the COVID-19 outbreak, we have seen increased reports of increased intimate partner violence (IPV) and violence against children.
Megan O’Donnell, Amber Peterman and Alina Potts

April 2, 2020
Does One Size Fit All? Realistic Alternatives for COVID-19 Response in Low-Income Countries
In the response to the COVID-19 pandemic, it is now evident that many of the public health and hospital-based interventions deployed by high-income countries may be ineffective or infeasible in low- and middle-income countries. We suggest a different order of priority for immediate next steps.
Amanda Glassman, Kalipso Chalkidou and Richard Sullivan

April 1, 2020
The COVID-19 Crisis Is the Time for the World Bank to Embrace Bold Economic Policies
It is often said that governments “fight the last war” during times of economic crisis. But based on David Malpass’ remarks from last week’s G20 Finance Ministers call, it appears the World Bank is preparing to fight the wars of the 1990s by revamping old—and largely discredited—crisis policy prescriptions to address what is likely to be a severe economic downturn caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Clemence Landers

Financing and Scaling Innovation for the COVID Fight: A Closer Look at Demand-Side Incentives for a Vaccine

March 31, 2020
Urgent Call for an Exit Plan: The Economic and Social Consequences of Responses to COVID-19 Pandemic
As governments proceed to pursue social distancing and lockdown measures, we urgently call for the development and communication of exit plans, increased testing to inform planning, and a rethink of global supply chains of critical items such as ventilation equipment.
Richard Sullivan and Kalipso Chalkidou


Accessed 28 Mar 2020
Covid-19 and Value Chains: Diminishing Returns from Trade Policy
April 3, 2020 | By Scott Miller

Trade Symptoms of the Pandemic
April 3, 2020 | By William Alan Reinsch, Jack Caporal

Pandemic Pandemonium: How the Virus Could Change the Trading System
April 2, 2020 | By William Alan Reinsch

Geopolitical Scenarios for Asia after COVID-19
March 31, 2020 | By Michael J. Green


Council on Foreign Relations
Accessed 28 Mar 2020
After the Pandemic: Can the United States Finally Retool for the Twenty-First Century?
Over the more than half a century since the United States embraced its integration into the global economy, it has produced both the strongest and the weakest of the advanced economies.
April 3, 2020
Blog Post by Edward Alden Renewing America


Kaiser Family Foundation
Accessed 28 Mar 2020
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