Linda Yueh's picture
Affiliation: 
London Business School

Voting history

The Economic Cost of School Closures

Question 3: To what extent will school closures increase gender inequality due to unequal gender distribution of the burden of school closures?

Answer:
To a small degree and temporarily
Confidence level:
Not confident
Comment:
Depends on a number of factors that would determine whether there was a temporary or permanent impact.

Question 2: To what extent will school closures increase inequality in human capital development?

Answer:
No opinion
Confidence level:
Confident
Comment:
Depends on a number of variables, including duration of closures, online education, etc.

Question 1:What damage will school closures have on economic growth over a 10-15 year horizon?

Answer:
No opinion
Confidence level:
Not confident

Will COVID-19 Cause Permanent Damage to the UK Economy?

Question 2: Which aspect of the economy poses the greatest risk for a slow recovery?

Answer:
Labour markets (e.g. unemployment hysteresis effects)
Confidence level:
Confident

Question 1: How quickly will the economy rebound (e.g. to the pre-pandemic trend) once the COVID-19 pandemic has been contained and absent major policy interventions? 

Answer:
No opinion
Confidence level:
Confident
Comment:
Major policy interventions are likely to continue during the recovery which will affect the pace of the recovery.

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