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

May 08, 2020

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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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Speakers

Senior Economist,Development Economics Prospects Group

Host

Paul Blake, External Affairs Officer, World Bank Group - Photo: Simone McCourtie / World Bank

External Affairs Officer, World Bank Group