Economies After COVID: The Role of the State in the Post-Pandemic World
15 October, 2020
Group Chief Economist Neil Shearing is joined by Chief North America Economist Paul Ashworth to discuss whether the pandemic is ushering in a new age of big government. Will the state retreat once the virus is vanquished, or should we expect increased interventionism in the years ahead? Will we return to our immediate pre-2020 state, or are we headed back to the 1960s or 1970s?