Japan’s Delayed Response to Coronavirus

The lessons the rest of the world should learn

Edward Iftody
Mar 2, 2020 · 6 min read

School closures across Japan

Yet Japan still isn’t testing patients

A conversation Japan doesn’t want to have

Governments have no easy choices

Prime Minister Abe predicts; “These one to two weeks are a crucial period. The virus will either spread faster or subside”.

Economic fallout

It may not be easy for businesses to restart

What’s next?

El Erian explains credit and ultimately demand destruction

Please seek professional advice before making any investment decisions.

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Edward Iftody

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Edward Iftody is a Communication Coach, author of Surviving Work, a veteran of the Canadian fin-tech industry and a blockchain enthusiast.

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