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Reuters to host virtual Newsmaker on coronavirus and the Global Economy

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By Reuters Communications

Tomorrow, April 2, Reuters will host a virtual Newsmaker event, “Coronavirus and the Global Economy.” As the current pandemic continues to develop into an unprecedented health crisis around the world, the live discussion will focus on the global financial implications of the coronavirus outbreak, the economic policy response and what a recovery could look like.

Reuters Breakingviews Global Editor Rob Cox and Columnist Gina Chon will moderate a conversation with key industry leaders, including:

-Laurence Boone, chief economist of the OECD

-Jason Furman, professor of the Practice of Economic Policy at Harvard Kennedy School and former chair of the Council of Economic Advisers under President Obama

-Kevin Warsh, former Federal Reserve governor and Visiting Fellow in Economics at Stanford’s Hoover Institution.

Reuters virtual Newsmaker event will begin at 11:00am Eastern. Register here to attend the event.

[Reuters PR blog Post]

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