“Lives or Livelihoods” – The social cost of COVID-19

Theodore Roosevelt once said, “The more you know about the past, the better prepared you are for the future.” The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has created a moral crisis for policy-makers struggling to choose between “lives” and “livelihoods”, “mortality or poverty” i.e. between mitigating the public health fallout and averting an economic depression. This article isContinue reading ““Lives or Livelihoods” – The social cost of COVID-19″