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COVID-19: Business and Economic Impact

From understanding how government intervention affects markets to new approaches for digital leadership and more, Johns Hopkins Carey Business School faculty are dedicated to understanding the business implications of the coronavirus (COVID-19). And by working closely with health experts across the university and hospital who are leading the medical response to COVID-19, Carey’s faculty experts bring a nuanced understanding of the virus’ economic impact.

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Itay Fainmesser
It is true that information is useful in managing the pandemic. The problem is that once the data is collected, it can have many other uses.

Itay Fainmesser, PhD

For the Public, Data Collection during COVID-19 Offers Benefits – and Poses Hazards

Itay Fainmesser, co-author of a new working paper that examines the incentives of digital businesses to collect and protect users’ information, offers his insights into COVID-19 and digital privacy in the following Q&A.


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Our faculty experts are on the cutting of research initiatives to advance the business of health. 

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