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By Project Syndicate - Jul 19,2020
By Kailash Satyarthi and Prince Ali Bin Hussein NEW DELHI/AMMAN — Taima’a al-Hariri, a 17-year-old Syrian refugee living in the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan, had been regularly attending school before the Jordanian authorities introduced a necessary lockdown to combat the
By Project Syndicate - Jul 19,2020
By Naïm Abou-Jaoudé and Nick Robin LONDON — It will take time for the COVID-19 pandemic’s economic consequences to come into full view. But some of the costs are already becoming apparent, beginning with the devastation the crisis will wreak on the global workforce.
By Project Syndicate - Jul 15,2020
By Abiy Ahmed and Gordon BrownADDIS ABABA/LONDON — The oft-repeated idea that COVID-19 is “the great equaliser” is a myth.
By Project Syndicate - Jul 13,2020
By Peter Singer and Katarzyna de Lazari-Radek MELBOURNE/LODZ — In late May and June, following the brutal death of George Floyd under the knee of a police officer in Minneapolis, mass protests against systemic racism took place across the United States and around the wo
By Project Syndicate - Jul 13,2020
By Jaana Remes and Katherine Linzer SAN FRANCISCO — The COVID-19 pandemic and its repercussions have devastated communities and economies around the world.
By Project Syndicate - Jul 11,2020
By Joseph E. Stiglitz, Robert Howse, and Anne-Marie SlaughterNEW YORK — In the wake of COVID-19, there is an urgent need for sovereign debt restructuring, including debt relief.
By Project Syndicate - Jul 11,2020
By Michel Goldman and Michel D. KazatchkineBRUSSELS/GENEVA — As many countries progressively relax their COVID-19 containment measures, preventing a renewed spread of the coronavirus from emerging infection clusters will be key to controlling the pandemic.
By Project Syndicate - Jul 11,2020
By Kemal Derviş and Sebastián StraussWASHINGTON, DC — It is far from certain whether the post-pandemic recovery will be a lasting one that results in more sustainable and equitable economies.
By Project Syndicate - Jul 08,2020
By Michael Ferrari, Parag Khanna and Spencer WellsNEW YORK/SINGAPORE/LOMBOK, Indonesia — The COVID-19 crisis has caused scientists, governments and public-health experts to scramble to understand the relationship between the transmission of zoonotic diseases (those that jump
By Project Syndicate - Jul 06,2020
By Laura Tyson and Lenny Mendonca BERKELEY — In just a few short months, the COVID-19 pandemic has done massive damage to the United States economy, and the workers who make it run.



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