Opinion

Foreseeable Unforeseeables

In the case of COVID-19, epidemiologists and other health experts have been warning about the danger of a viral pandemic for decades, including as recently as last year.
5 April 2020
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Unprepared for a pandemic

In 2019, 16 leaders from governments, businesses and organisations gathered in New York to conduct a simulated response to a hypothetical pandemic.
29 March 2020
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Flattening the COVID-19 curve

Unlike the 2008 global financial crisis, which led to a collapse in demand, the COVID-19 pandemic is first and foremost a supply shock.
29 March 2020
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COVID-19 weakest links

No health system in the world has the surge capacity to cope with an influx of tens of thousands of patients in a matter of weeks.
28 March 2020
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