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Thu 19 Mar 2020 11:05 AM

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Video: How fighting coronavirus is hurting the global economy

When Coronavirus strikes, the worst damage is done by the body's effort to fight off the disease.

The immune system overreacts. Some critics say that's what's happening with the economy. They say the effort to fight the disease is hurting growth more than the disease itself. Peter Coy of Bloomberg Businessweek explains.

(Source: Bloomberg Markets and Finance YouTube channel)