The Great Vaccine Rollout: Covid-19, Cooperation & Global Public Goods
The Bennett Institute for Public Policy are holding an online webinar on Tuesday 26th October 2021, at 17:00pm - 18:15pm, where international experts in economics and public affairs will discuss vaccine nationalism.
How did Treasury policy-makers approach the economic response to Covid-19?Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd has published an article in the Economics Observatory. With the worst of the pandemic now behind us, it is time to take stock of how the government dealt with the crisis and to learn important lessons for the future
The Impact of Automation and Fears of Job Displacement on Political Preferences
Large shifts towards automation, robots, and artificial intelligence have been uprooting the labour market. Computing power has grown exponentially, thus leading to great advances in artificial intelligence, with applications that span diverse tasks, from self-driving cars to cancer detection. While these advances improve the working lives and leisure activities of some, they also pose a threat to the jobs of many workers.