Christine Lagarde: How covid-19 will scar Europe | The Economist

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Europe has been widely criticised for its slow response to the covid-19 pandemic. Christine Lagarde, president of the European Central Bank, discusses the long-term damage and whether things might have been different had there been more female leaders.

Chapter titles
00:00 – Covid-19 in Europe
00:52 – How covid-19 worsens inequality
03:35 – Why female leaders have performed better
05:10 – How to have more female leaders
06:38 – Europe’s stimulus & economic recovery
08:29 – Central banks & digital currencies

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Find all of our coverage of covid-19:

See our data tracking the coronavirus across Europe:

How covid-19 threatens Europe’s success at fighting inequality:

Why gender equality in Europe is still a long way off:

See our most recent glass ceiling index:

Covid-19 school closures are widening Europe’s class divisions:

Why Europe has fallen behind on covid-19 vaccination:

Europe’s delays in covid-19 vaccine delivery are causing tempers to flare:

Introducing The Jab—a new podcast about the world’s vaccination roll-out:

How Europe is dodging responsibility for its vaccine fiasco:

Will covid-19 vaccines work against new variants of the virus?

There will be enough vaccines for all—but only if rich countries share:

Germany’s economic prospects for this year have darkened:

Read about Covid-19 and repression in Turkey:

How the lockdown has helped Greece to digitise:

Will central-bank digital currencies break the banking system?

Why European banks need new chiefs:”



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