How epidemics can change the world - The Point

The impact of pandemics on societies can sometimes be surprising. If these events are characterized by the death and misery they leave behind them, they can als

How epidemics can change the world - The Point

The impact of pandemics on societies can sometimes be surprising. If these events are characterized by the death and misery they leave behind them, they can also have a positive effect on the distribution of wealth within societies. Pandemics have also had a major effect on the global geopolitics on several occasions. The coronavirus which currently grips can it play a role as destabilizing ? To talk about it and replace the current epidemic of Covid-19 in a historical context, we have made a call to Walter Scheidel. Professor of ancient history at the...

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"people should not imagine that there are simple solutions to reduce inequality," Nassim Nicholas Taleb : "No paranoia, no survival ! "Jean Delumeau :" Do not be afraid ! "Small world history of epidemics sars Coronavirus : lessons (optimistic) of the black plague
Updated Date: 27 July 2020, 10:33

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