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How to stop our economies falling like Humpty Dumpty

6 mins | May 2, 2020
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Tim Harford: Reopen and risk a second outbreak, or extend lockdown and brave more economic distortion. "Economic distress is contagious and we need a plan to stop its uncontrolled spread." In his weekly column for the Financial Times, undercover economist Tim Harford contemplates the different exit strategies and the problems that may come with them.

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