IMF, Reports Warn Novel Coronavirus Pandemic Impacts Will Widen Inequalities, Heavily Impact Global Economies

Financial Times: Effects of pandemic will widen inequality, report finds (Staton, 4/10).

Reuters: IMF chief says pandemic will unleash worst recession since Great Depression (Shalal/Lawder, 4/9).

U.N. News: Coronavirus-driven debt crisis threatens poor countries already at risk, says U.N. report (4/9).

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