Gauging the Economic Impact of the Wuhan Coronavirus

Wuhan Virus, cc Flickr 葉 正道 Ben(busy), modified, credit:, modified, public domain


Monday’s 450-point plunge in the Dow Jones Industrial Average provided a glimpse of the economic stakes in the ongoing Wuhan coronavirus outbreak. At 4,473 global cases and counting – 4,409 of which are located in China – the epidemic threatens to stymie global travel and economic activity right at a time when the post-2009 global recovery is running out of steam.

Back to Top


Lost your password?