‘Economics and Epidemiology During the Coronavirus Pandemic’ | Neil Ferguson & Tim Besley

November 3, 2020

The Covid-19 pandemic is a health crisis, but also an economic one. Economists and epidemiologists are now working together, merging their models and creating the new discipline called “epi-macro”. But how will it work? And will governments listen to the results?

Ben Chu (The Independent) and Lizzy Burden (The Telegraph) speak to Professor Neil Ferguson (SAGE, Imperial College London) and Sir Tim Besley (LSE)


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