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Research in the time of COVID-19

Under the heading “Research in the time of Covid-19” we publish a range of blogs connecting our evidence, thoughts, new ideas, hopes and fears to the consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic for society, social research, labour markets, social and health policies.

Niccolo Durazzi, University of Edinburgh & Leonard Geyer, European Centre

As countries across the globe have been easing lockdown measures, the economic consequences of Covid-19 are gaining increasing attention from policy-makers, alongside health issues. Major economic institutions predict a sharp contraction of the economy and young people are set to be among those most severely affected. Read more