PBS NewsHour

Why economic impact of COVID-19 might outlast the outbreak

Clip: 02/24/2020 | 5m 7s Video has closed captioning.

The virus that quarantined entire cities in China has spread far beyond, raising the specter of a global pandemic. As cases of novel coronavirus rise in other countries, panic is rippling through financial markets. Grant Thornton economist Diane Swonk joins Judy Woodruff to discuss the virus' economic impact, including effects on travel and tourism, global supply chain and consumer demand.

Aired: 02/24/20

Rating: NR

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