Economic policy for a pandemic age: Vaccine distribution and preparing for chronic pandemics
The Peterson Institute for International Economics held the first of a two-part series to discuss with PIIE senior fellows their new PIIE Briefing, Economic policy for a pandemic age: How the world must prepare, edited by Monica de Bolle, Maurice Obstfeld, and Adam S. Posen. The series provides analysis of and urgent policy recommendations for the possible persistence of COVID-19 and the likely future occurrence of other pandemics.
The first session featured:
Adam S. Posen
- Monica de Bolle on preparing for chronic pandemics
- Chad P. Bown on global coordination of vaccine distribution
- Jacob Funk Kirkegaard on the European Union's troubled COVID-19 vaccine rollout