4. Mar, 2020

Some more Corona impact ...

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After looking at the personal impact of the Coronavirus yesterday, be it coming from objective data or driven by perception due to news or social media influence, let's look at some other results. Initially the global stock exchanges did not react to the virus outbreak, but in the last two weeks we have seen declining courses. Due to the globalization, what started in Wuhan - China has impact on the global economy immediately.

Coronavirus 'could cost global economy $1.1tn in lost income'  https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/feb/19/coronavirus-could-cost-global-economy-1tn-in-lost-output 

Federal Reserve issues FOMC statement (federal funds rate reduction)  https://www.federalreserve.gov/newsevents/pressreleases/monetary20200303a.htm 

Mapping a contagion: How the coronavirus may spread around the world (see picture)  http://newsparliament.com/2020/02/17/mapping-a-contagion-how-the-coronavirus-may-spread-around-the-world/ 

How coronavirus is spreading around the globe - an infographic  https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2020/03/infographic-coronavirus 

Due to governments putting precautions in place to avoid a potential pandemia, there is impact in nearly all globalized industries around the world. But there is also some "positive" effect, when you look at the air quality in China for example:

https://www.aeronomie.be/en/news/2020/tropomi-observes-impact-corona-virus-air-quality-china 

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