Critical COVID-19 Insights from ICTC’s Senior Economist Living in France

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Mar 23, 2020 · 6 min read

By Ryan McLaughlin

On March 16, France announced a nationwide lockdown as a result of the growing concern related to COVID-19. That day, 6,473 active cases of COVID-19 were found in the country; five days later, this number roughly doubled, reaching 12,310. Across the ocean in China, on March 16 there were 8,967 while five days later there…