COVID-19 and Infrastructure: A very Tricky Opportunity

World Bank  
Policy Initiative: Sustainable Infrastructure -- Neu
22. May 2020

When trying to assess what the coronavirus (COVID-19) means for the infrastructure sector, a look back at previous crises can be informative. Past experience indicates that, when economic growth declines, so too does public investment. Yet, the pandemic will increase calls for increased spending to address certain priorities, such as digital connectivity, health care, welfare, pandemic-proofing of public services, and infrastructure such as transport.

World Bank | COVID-19 and Infrastructure: A very Tricky Opportunity

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