• Opinion | The Next Pandemic Could Be Worse than Covid. We're Unprepared

    3 days ago - By Politico

    Covid-19 may have been the biggest global health crisis in a century, but in so many ways it could have been worse, much worse. Despite the scale and suffering - with the pandemic not yet over and at least 15 million people dead, nearly 600 million people infected and at a cost to the global economy of at least $11 trillion and counting - we still got lucky. Had the virus been more transmissible, more virulent or more lethal, the state of the world today would likely be even bleaker. Given that the risk of another pandemic occurring with the same kind of impact as Covid-19 is increasing by...
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