The links between trade and health extend back to the earliest human settlements, but globalization has brought these spheres together as never before. This section examines the issues that have led to an even closer intersection between trade and health, asks how they impact the poor, and explores the tensions that arise between the goals of protecting and promoting health and generating wealth through trade.
Trade in the Time of Pandemics
With borders closed and global travel constrained, trade will help us find a way out of the pandemic
Vaccine Dreams and Russian Reality
Putin's gamble on an untested cure has high stakes—it could pay off if it actually works but will cost lives if it fails
Coronavirus is a Public Health Nightmare—Now Comes One More
As the pandemic chokes off opioid supplies from China and unemployment skyrockets, U.S. meth addiction is set to explode
COVID-19: It Ain’t Over Until There’s PPE All Over
None of us are safe until all health workers are protected. The time to start is now.