The Great Lockdown: Dissecting the Economic Effects

IMF published this video item, entitled “The Great Lockdown: Dissecting the Economic Effects” – below is their description.

Tune in to learn more about the impact of lockdowns on the economy and on people in an interview with IMF’s Damiano Sandri and CNBCi’s Silvia Amaro. #WEO

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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is an organization of 189 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employment and sustainable economic growth, and reduce poverty around the world.

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During the 2020 Covid-19 epidemic, lockdown has come to mean the practice of attempting to control transmission of the virus by means of restricting people’s movement and activities on a broad scale, usually on a national or state-wide basis.

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