DP16856 Inequalities in the Times of a Pandemic

Author(s): Stefanie Stantcheva
Publication Date: January 2022
Keyword(s): COVID, Inequality, policy
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Programme Areas: Public Economics
Link to this Page: cepr.org/active/publications/discussion_papers/dp.php?dpno=16856

This paper summarizes some of the major inequalities that have been exacerbated by the COVID- 19 pandemic and discusses avenues for policy intervention over the medium and long runs.