‘Can Covid Reduce Global Inequality?’ | Angus Deaton

October 28, 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has underlined the many deep social and economic fractures within countries - divides of race, class, education and income. But will it end up exacerbating them too? Could the pandemic end up making for a more equal planet? And is a reduction in the global inequality gap even a good thing?

Ben Chu (The Independent) and Lizzy Burden (The Telegraph) speak to Sir Angus Deaton (Economics Nobel Laureate, 2015)


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