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​Coronavirus: Paying the price of an outbreak

Published on: 17-Feb-2020

The Straits Times, page A15

In an opinion piece, NTU’s Head of Economics Prof Euston Quah said the impact of Covid-19 outbreak on S’pore and beyond is multi-faceted. He highlighted four important economic questions to consider from the perspective of public health and public policy. They include the economic cost of Covid-19, the implications for public policy and what can be done, impact of Covid-19 on globalisation and weighing the cost of information. 

Read the article here. 

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