The Good That Comes from Pandemics
Covid-19 has interrupted our world, but it’s also likely to improve it. After all, history shows that massive disruption is followed by massive opportunity. So what’s in store for us now? In this episode, we learn the surprising consequences of past crises, explore the innovations that may come from Covid-19, and try to understand why disasters are so productive.
• How the 1918 Flu Pandemic Revolutionized Public Health (Smithsonian)
• How Pandemics Spurred Cities to Make More Green Space for People (History.com)
• The Coolest Products Created During Recessions (The Street)
• COVID-19 Will Fuel the Next Wave of Innovation (Entrepreneur)
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