A new global deal must promote economic security

Issue: Poverty Eradication
Category: Policy Briefs
Publication File: PB_90-1.pdf244.2 KB

Fears related to economic insecurity are on the rise. Changes in the world of work, together with globalization and technological breakthroughs, have benefited many people but are also putting many others at disadvantage or at risk. These long-standing trends, which have raised aspirations but also fears, are compounded by evolving threats, including those brought about by climate change and the COVID-19 pandemic.