HKS PolicyCast Series

No Quick or Easy Answers for the Pandemic's Toll on Developing Economies

May 11, 2020

Ricardo Hausmann

Growth Lab founder and HKS Professor Ricardo Hausmann is helping developing countries around the globe develop economic and epidemiological responses to COVID-19, but he says the pandemic will almost certainly be a "very, very serious headache" until a vaccine is widely available.

No Quick or Easy Answers for the Pandemic's Toll on Developing Economies