We all know Bill Gates, what’s more, perhaps you are reading this note in one of his many devices that make life easier for us every day, however, the technology tycoon does not just stay in computer innovation.
Gates has dedicated the last few years to posing different scenarios of what the world will be like and currently, with the emerging situation we are living, he proposes some interesting positions on how the current moment would face and what will be the economic impact that isolation can have.
“The clear message [would be] that we have no choice to maintain this isolation and that’s going to keep going for a period of time,” also made an approach on how China faced its weeks of estrangement: “In the Chinese case, it was like six weeks, so we have to prepare ourselves for that and do it very well. ”
Johns Hopkins University’s Coronavirus Resource Center, the number of new cases in the United States has still been trending higher.
Recall that the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has extensive experience in combating infectious diseases such as malaria, HIV, and polio. For this reason Gates knows how to cope with these health situations, thanks to this knowledge, I have emphasized that it is important to prioritize the toll on human health over money.
The logic is very simple: “But money, you know bringing the economy back and doing money, that’s more of a reversible thing than bringing people back to life. And so we’re going to take the pain in the economic dimension – huge pain – in order to minimize the pain in the disease and death dimension.”