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Covid-19 Impact

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COVID-19 case tracker

Epidemiological data on the pandemic, with global, country, and local views.
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Tracking US unemployment through the COVID-19 crisis

See how unemployment data are changing across states, counties, and sectors.
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The Emotion Archive

Explore the reflections of 122 people around the world on how they coped with the COVID-19 crisis.
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Insights on racial and ethnic health inequity in the context of COVID-19

– McKinsey’s Center for Societal Benefit through Healthcare shares insights on underlying health inequities that contribute to the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on communities of color and vulnerable populations.
Webinar

Protecting US small businesses from the impact of COVID-19

– Many small businesses have closed as a result of the COVID-19 crisis. In this McKinsey Live webinar, partner Deepa Mahajan discusses innovations and support mechanisms that could help keep more small companies in business.
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How COVID-19 has impacted Black-white financial inequality

– COVID-19 has disrupted everything from economic markets to personal finances, but not everyone feels its effects equally.

LEADERSHIP MINDSETS

Article - McKinsey Quarterly

The CEO moment: Leadership for a new era

– Challenged by the global pandemic, CEOs have made four shifts in the way they lead that hold great promise for both companies and society. Will they build on this unique moment, or return to the ways of the past?
Interview

How Zoetis’s new CEO reset priorities and empowered employees during the pandemic

– Kristin Peck explains how letting local managers make their own decisions has helped the animal-health company to weather the COVID-19 crisis successfully.
Interview - McKinsey Quarterly

How the State Bank of India is learning from crisis

– Rajnish Kumar, chairman of India’s largest bank, discusses COVID-19, digital transformation, and the future of work in financial services.
Webinar

Accelerating digital capabilities to recover from the COVID-19 crisis

– The rapid migration to digital technologies driven by the pandemic is likely to continue. This McKinsey Live webinar covers the four elements of a digital agenda for recovery.

Response Tools

Reopening workplaces amid COVID-19: A collection of safety measures

A summary of methods that organizations are using to protect customers and employees from the coronavirus outbreak.

Reopening higher-education institutions amid COVID-19: Ten considerations for leaders

An overview of issues to consider when building strategies for returning to campus after COVID-19 closures.

McKinsey Live

Join our experts for the latest on navigating beyond the crisis and shaping the next normal that lies ahead.
August 12, 9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. ET

Building more resilient value chains after the COVID-19 crisis

Disruptions caused by the coronavirus pandemic have revealed where global value chains are weakest and least resilient. In this McKinsey Live webinar, partner Ed Barriball and McKinsey Global Institute partner Susan Lund will discuss the vulnerabilities of value chains and the pandemic-related financial losses across different sectors.
August 19, 10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. ET

How improving health globally can save lives and strengthen economies

The COVID-19 crisis illustrates that widespread health is essential for global prosperity. McKinsey Global Institute partner Jaana Remes and McKinsey senior partner Matt Wilson will explore ways of accelerating the response to COVID-19 and reinforcing health systems.

Insights

Executive Briefing

COVID-19: Implications for business

– Our latest perspectives on the coronavirus outbreak, the twin threats to lives and livelihoods, and how organizations can prepare... for the next normal.
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On pins and needles: Will COVID-19 vaccines ‘save the world’?

– Innovators are sprinting to develop inoculations against the novel coronavirus. Here, we summarize the latest information on research... timelines and the potential impact of a vaccine on the pandemic—and society.
Article - McKinsey Global Institute

How prioritizing health could help rebuild economies

– The COVID-19 pandemic has given the world a once-in-a-generation opportunity to advance broad-based health and prosperity.

COMMUNITIES IN FOCUS

Article - McKinsey Global Institute

COVID-19 and gender equality: Countering the regressive effects

– What is good for gender equality is good for the economy and society as well. The COVID-19 pandemic puts that truth into stark relief and raises critically important choices.
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How South African SMEs can survive and thrive post COVID-19

– Here’s how the public and private sector can provide the right support to enable SME growth in South Africa, now and beyond the crisis.
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US small-business recovery after the COVID-19 crisis

– Improving operations and adapting business models can help small businesses in many industries recover. Finding the cash to do so may be a stretch.

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