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How to loosen the link between socio-economic weakness and epidemic exposure to Covid-19: A multidisciplinary analysis
Titolo Rivista: RIVISTA SPERIMENTALE DI FRENIATRIA 
Autori/Curatori: Andrea Marchioni, Filippo Damiani, Luca Bonacini 
Anno di pubblicazione:  2021 Fascicolo: 2  Lingua: Inglese 
Numero pagine:  16 P. 37-52 Dimensione file:  188 KB
DOI:  10.3280/RSF2021-002004
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The Covid-19 pandemic crisis has caused, in addition to the serious effects on the health systems, a sharp slowdown in the Italian and European economy, mainly weighing on the weakest sections of the population with a worrying increase in economic and social inequalities. Using a multidisciplinary approach, this study focuses on the link between socio-economic fragility and epidemic exposure to Covid-19 in Italy and Europe, with a triple objective: to monitor the main dimensions of increased inequalities within the economy and society through an academic literature review; to empirically understand the reasons for national differences in the spread and lethality of the Covid-19 virus at European level; to provide, on the basis of the results obtained in pursuing the previous two objectives, a key to understanding the main public policies for a healthier, more inclusive and sustainable Italy and Europe.

La crisi pandemica da Covid-19 ha determinato, oltre ai gravi effetti sul piano sanitario, un forte rallentamento dell’economia italiana ed europea, pesando principalmente sulle fasce più deboli della popolazione con un preoccupante aumento delle disuguaglianze economico-sociali. Mediante un approccio multidisciplinare, questo studio si concentra sul collegamento tra la fragilità socio-economica e l’esposizione epidemica al Covid-19 in Italia ed Europa, con un triplice obiettivo: monitorare le principali dimensioni delle accresciute disuguaglianze all’interno dell’economia e della società mediante un’analisi della letteratura scientifica; comprendere empiricamente le ragioni delle differenze nazionali nella diffusione e letalità del virus da Covid-19 a livello europeo; fornire, sulla base dei risultati ottenuti nel perseguimento dei precedenti due obiettivi, una chiave di lettura delle principali politiche pubbliche per un’Italia ed un’Europa più sane, inclusive e sostenibili.
Keywords: Covid-19, disuguaglianze, politiche pubbliche, sviluppo, inclusione.

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Andrea Marchioni, Filippo Damiani, Luca Bonacini, in "RIVISTA SPERIMENTALE DI FRENIATRIA" 2/2021, pp. 37-52, DOI:10.3280/RSF2021-002004

   

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