What are the changes the world will experience after the Corona era. SSC CGL Tier 3 I SSC CHSL Tier 2
Times of upheaval are always times of radical change. The pandemic will reverse the trends of globalization, with a focus on ‘Self-reliance’ and stronger domestic supply chains, and urbanization, with the exodus of people back to villages.
Corona gave a huge boost to the digital economy with remote working and learning, telemedicine, and delivery services. It has led to a change in food preferences with an increased demand for healthy food.
Pandemic will bring newer challenges such as income polarization, worker vulnerability, widening of inequalities, gig economy, the need for workers to adapt to occupational transitions. The aviation and tourism industries need to recuperate as they are down to their knees. It is important to invest in the infrastructure for health, science and technology, education necessary to detect future viral outbreaks and increase focus on sustainable development. Public demand for more affordable health services across the world will increase.