E-learning has its own challenges too. Courses that require student practicals—such as the natural, health and physical sciences—have been heavily disrupted.
Currently, anti-fraud measures seem largely an affair between state and corporates (including business associations), and consumers.
Covid-19 vaccines offer a safe and reliable path to immunity against both the older strains of coronavirus.
Given the detrimental effects of IMF programme interruptions for developing countries, it is puzzling that the reform of IMF conditionality is lagging.
It will take time to achieve herd immunity. So, we’ll need to keep a strong quarantine system in place until we’ve got the job done.