As the world continues to struggle to control the spread of COVID-19, both scientists and economists are sharing bad news about the pandemic. In fact, early August saw the highest daily global case count of any day this year.
In this roundup of COVID-19 news from Actuaries Digital, find out which four countries account for over 60% of the world’s new cases. Plus, see what researchers are saying about the potential long-term health effects on those who test positive. And learn what school openings (or closures) may mean for the spread of the virus.