The Fraser of Allander Institute Podcast

Public health, the ‘new normal’ and the economy with guest speaker Sir Harry Burns

Episode Summary

In this podcast, Emma Congreve is joined by Sir Harry Burns and Professor Graeme Roy. Sir Harry Burns is a Professor of Global Public Health at the University of Strathclyde, and previously was Chief Medical Officer for Scotland between 2005 and 2014. Sir Harry discusses the scale of the crisis, the implications for our economy and society, and how he thinks the country may unwind from the crisis. Professor Graeme Roy, the Director of the Fraser of Allander Institute, explains how the economy is being impacted by the crisis and what economic questions the crisis raises for the future.

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