Pakistan Institute of Development Economics

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PIDE Newsletter 14
Publication Year : 2020

Pandemic could create global food shortage. New estimates show 25% to 50% of coronavirus carriers don’t even feel sick and can infect others blindly. After weeks of resistance, Florida governor issues stay-at-home order. Belarusian leader bucks coronavirus ‘psychosis,’ plays hockey. President Trump warned of “a very, very painful two weeks” ahead as his medical experts issued their first official predictions of the virus’s toll. 80pc of US under lockdown as death toll crosses 4,800. Pakistan-origin doctor lauded for ultimate sacrifice on frontline of UK pandemic.

Pandemic could create global food shortage. New estimates show 25% to 50% of coronavirus carriers don’t even feel sick and can infect others blindly. After weeks of resistance, Florida governor issues stay-at-home order. Belarusian leader bucks coronavirus ‘psychosis,’ plays hockey. President Trump warned of “a very, very painful two weeks” ahead as his medical experts issued their first official predictions of the virus’s toll. 80pc of US under lockdown as death toll crosses 4,800. Pakistan-origin doctor lauded for ultimate sacrifice on frontline of UK pandemic.