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Gil Shapira is an Economist in the World Bank’s Development Research Group, Human Development Team. His research involves analysing demographic and health issues in developing countries. He received his Bachelors in Economics from Columbia University and his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania
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The introduction of lockdown policies to contain the transmission of Covid-19 led to a debate on what type of lockdowns were warranted, and whether the benefits justified the accompanying economic con...