LIVE STREAM: The Illicit Economy in the COVID-19 Era

Vanda Felbab-Brown, Senior Fellow, Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence, Brookings. Moderated by Matt Abbott.

The Illicit Economy in the COVID-19 Era

The sweeping restrictions on the global movement of people and goods enacted so far in response to the COVID-19 pandemic are unprecedented in recent times. Yet criminals and other individuals operating in black and gray markets are adept at adapting to highly fluid situations. What impact will COVID-19 have on the black market? If the licit economy is impacted severely how can governments and law enforcement work to effectively contain the illicit economy’s growth?

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