Coronavirus

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic threatens to plunge the global economy into a recession or worse. PIIE scholars assess the economic outlook, possible approaches to reverse the downturn, and the factors—including trade protection—that have worsened the situation.

Recent Content

PIIE Chart

Jason Furman (PIIE) and Wilson Powell III (Harvard Kennedy School)

January 11, 2021
RealTime Economic Issues Watch

Jason Furman (PIIE) and Wilson Powell III (Harvard Kennedy School)

January 8, 2021
RealTime Economic Issues Watch

Anjali Bhatt (PIIE)

December 23, 2020
Past Event

Nicolas Véron (PIIE), Hoshi Takeo (University of Tokyo) and Takeshi Tashiro (PIIE)

December 22, 2020
Policy Brief

Nicholas R. Lardy (PIIE) and Tianlei Huang (PIIE)

December 2020
Past Event

D. Filiz Unsal (International Monetary Fund), Olivier Blanchard (PIIE), Markus K. Brunnermeier (PIIE), Adam S. Posen (PIIE) and Tharman Shanmugaratnam (Monetary Authority of Singapore)

December 14, 2020