Strategy Note /

Coronavirus: extreme population density inhibits social distancing in some FM-EM

  • Social distancing: the global (ex-UK) response to Coronavirus, eg Philippines locking down Luzon (half its population)

  • Will this work in the much more densely populated cities of some FM and EM countries (not China) compared to developed?

  • Bangladesh, Colombia, Egypt, India, Iraq, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, Vietnam: over 10,000 people/ sq km in cities

Hasnain Malik
Hasnain Malik

Strategy & Head of Equity Research

Tellimer Research
16 March 2020
Published byTellimer Research