More global corporate leaders are openly discussing the impact of a wealth gap created by a pandemic that has had unequal effects across income stratas.
BT ILLUSTRATION: SIMON ANG
I DO not know why, or how close this is to an absolute, quantifiable measure. And perhaps it is because it is a Black Swan event. Perhaps because a health crisis bears clear and direct threat to human lives. Perhaps because Covid-19 is blind and random in its infliction.