RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The coronavirus seems particularly aggressive among people weakened by other health conditions, and the world economy was an already frail patient even before the onset of the new virus that slowed down business activity around most of the planet.
That this will negatively impact global growth, is something no one doubts at this point. The question is how much. The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), an organization that includes industrialized countries, sends a clear warning: there is a bad scenario, and an even worse one.
The less bad one, which is currently the one . . .