Global Network Connect: The Economic Effects of COVID-19

March 24, 2020 9:00 am – 10:00 am America/New York
Global Network for Advanced Management

A conversation with Global Network experts around the world on the economic impact of the unfolding COVID-19 epidemic.

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought daily life to a virtual standstill in many countries around the world. What will be the long-term impact on commerce and trade? In a live, online Global Network Connect event, we talked with experts from Global Network schools around the world to get their insights into conditions on the ground, the challenges for policy makers and business leaders, and the outlook for the global economy.


David Bach, Moderator, Deputy Dean for Executive Programs & Professor in the Practice of Management, Yale School of Management, United States

Jérôme Adda, Dean for Research, Professor of Economics,  Bocconi University, Italy

Howard Forman,  Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, Economics, and Public Health, Yale School of Management, United States

Jamil Paolo S. Francisco, Executive Director, Rizalino S. Navarro Policy Center for Competitiveness, Asian Institute of Management, Philippines

Andrew Metrick, Janet L. Yellen Professor of Finance and Management and Director of the Yale Program on Financial Stability, Yale School of Management, United States

Ignacio de la Vega, Dean, EGADE Business School, Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico

Yao Zhiyong, Associate Professor of Industrial Economics, Fudan University School of Management, China

Information about the event illustrated by an image of a COVID-19 virus