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COVID-19 and Economic Impacts: Academic Publications

A review of materials related to COVID-19 and its impact on the international economy

Includes recommendations by the Big Data Community of Practice

Academic Papers


Recommended Reading from the Big Data Community of Practice

Cookson, Clive. “Scientists Hopeful Warmer Weather Can Slow Spread of Coronavirus,” March 25, 2020.

Reuters. “2019 Coronavirus: The Korean Clusters.” Accessed April 3, 2020.

Benjamins, Richard. “We Can Do Better with Big Data for Social Good, and We Should! | LinkedIn.” March 12, 2020.

Bohn, Roger. “Covid-19 and Exponential Growth: Actual Cases = 22 × Reported Cases.” Art and Science in Technology - Roger Bohn’s Blog (blog), March 15, 2020.

Stevens, Harry. “Why Outbreaks like Coronavirus Spread Exponentially, and How to ‘Flatten the Curve.’” Washington Post, March 14, 2020.

“WorldPop : Effect of Non-Pharmaceutical Interventions for Containing the COVID-19 Outbreak.”

Wright, Rebecca. “Climate Change: The Planet Is a Beneficiary of Coronavirus.” CNN, March 17, 2020.



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