Sunday, February 25, 2024
spot_img
HomeBusinessEconomyRethinking value chains in a post-COVID-19 world

Rethinking value chains in a post-COVID-19 world

Paris Peace Forum 2020

The COVID-19 crisis has dealt a harder blow to globalization than the global economic crash of 2008. Difficulties encountered by numerous states to urgently supply sanitary equipment on one hand and by companies whose supply chains stalled during lockdowns on the other may lead to shorter value chains in certain sectors and more generally a re-pricing of risks (“precautionism”) that could reconfigure globalization.

Rethinking global production chains, some of which have proven to be environmentally unsustainable, strategically unstable, or socially unjust, is an enormous challenge. This session will discuss how to correct the excesses of globalization without falling into the trap of new forms of protectionism.

 

spot_img
RELATED ARTICLES

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

spot_img
spot_img
spot_img

Caribbean News

The war in Ukraine is impacting St Lucia

By Caribbean News Global contributor VIEUX-FORT, St Lucia - Saint Lucia now confronts a challenge arising from the war in Ukraine on the heels of...

Global News

Canada announces investment to further strengthen position in the global pork sector

SHERBROOKE, Canada - Canada's pork industry is an economic powerhouse, employing tens of thousands of Canadians and contributing billions to Canada's GDP. As the global demand for pork...