COVID-19: Pandemics Are Worse For the Poor (podcast episode)

Dec 11, 2020 — I was asked by a journalist to submit a two minute video on a topic related to COVID-19. I spoke too long and recorded a five minute one instead, so I re-recorded a shorter version. What to do with the original video? Well, I’m including it here as a podcast. The topic is how those at the lower rungs of the socio-economic ladder are always disproportionately affected by public health crises, never more so than with an infectious disease epidemic.  This episode is also available as a Youtube video: