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Flattening the COVID-19 Curve in Developing Countries. Ricardo Hausmann, March 24, 2020, Opinion, "The more contained you want the novel coronavirus to be, the more you will need to lock down your country – and the more fiscal space you will require to mitigate the deeper recession that will result. The problem for most of the Global South is that policymakers lack fiscal space even in the best of times." Link