Origin of Everything

Economic Lessons from Past Pandemics

Season 3 Episode 9 | 10m 11s  | Video has closed captioning.

Today, Danielle (from the safety of her Chicago flat) looks back at a few of the world's biggest pandemics. From the Black Death of the 1300s to the 17th c. Plague and the 1918 Spanish Flu, Danielle explores the human and economic tolls of past pandemics and what we can learn to prepare for life during and after COVID-19.

Aired: 04/10/20

Rating: NR


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