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Coronavirus Live Series: A Shock Like No Other: The Impact of the Pandemic on Commodities

May 8, 2020 | 11:00am

Why and how are developing countries particularly vulnerable to volatility in commodity prices?

Our Cornonavirus Live Series continues as we interview John Baffes, Senior Economist at the World Bank, about the effect of the coronavirus on commodities. We'll be covering a wide range of sectors, including agriculture, food and oil prices, and industrial commodities such as metals.

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