ByKevin Sheekey

Bloomberg New Economy Forum Headlines.

Bill Gates:  U.S. Failure to Slow Virus ‘Mind-Blowing’

Hillary Clinton: Current Covid Stimulus ‘Not Sufficient’

ECB President Christine Lagarde: Vaccine News No Game Changer For Stimulus Plans

Ursula von der Leyen:  EU Should Lead Green Recovery

Mark Carney: Covid Economic Shock Presents Sustainable Opportunity

China Vice President Wang Qishan Urges Shift From Protectionism

Henry Kissinger Warns U.S.-China Divide Risks Catastrophe

IBM’s Ginni Rometty Sees ‘New-Collar Jobs’ Based on Skills, Not Degrees

The Bloomberg New Economy forum was the first major global convening of business and political leaders since the U.S. election.  More than 500 current and former heads of state, influential business executives, global government officials, academics and experts joined the virtual event held November 16-19.

In the forum’s third meeting, the focus was how to redesign key parts of the global economy after the ravages of Covid-19.

Must Have: Exposure Notification Apps.

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CUOMO: Stop the Spread. Download This App

If you live in New York or New Jerseydownload your state’s Covid-19 exposure notification app. The more people who use the app, the more effective it will be. 


Exactly as Predicted: The Red Mirage.

The ‘Red Mirage’ happened as predicted:  As mail in ballots were counted, Joe Biden took the lead in Pennsylvania and extended his lead in Wisconsin and Michigan.

Thanks to Hawkfish, we were warned and knew what to expect.

Read the original Josh Mendelsohn and Hawkfish analysis on the ‘red mirage’ reported by Axios months ago:

Dem Group Warns of Apparent Trump Election Day Win



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