Commentary / World Apr 16, 2020

Lives versus livelihoods

Everybody knows that you can’t shut the economy down indefinitely, but nobody wants to risk a second wave of infections by moving too soon.

Commentary / World Mar 28, 2020

Why nobody mentions universal basic income

When you lock the people down (to save their lives), you inevitably close down a lot of the economy as well. And the lockdown will definitely have to last in most countries until May or June. U.S. President Donald Trump’s promise of a “beautiful ...