From ultra-cold freezers to huge quantities of dry ice, COVID-19 vaccine distribution needs a frigid supply chain.
Involving billions of doses of temperature controlled liquid vials, global Covid-19 vaccine distribution could be surprisingly complex.
Even if all works out with with a fast-track compressed timeline for developing the COVID-19 vaccine, we will have distribution dilemmas to resolve.
The firms that produce craft beer and the farmers that grow Idaho potatoes have somewhat similar pandemic supply problems.
By smelling the economy in New York City, London, and Barcelona, we can answer questions about past and present production.
Focusing on production and distribution, economists look at the role of markets and of government when they try to determine what causes and ends famines.
A child prodigy, 19th century economist John Stuart Mill said in his Autobiography that, “I have no remembrance of the time when I began Greek; I have been told that it was when I was three years old. My earliest…