PROJECTED IMPACTS OF COVID-19 ON THE 2020 HUMAN DEVELOPMENT INDEX IN CAMBODIA AND ITS NEIGHBORS

PROJECTED IMPACTS OF COVID-19 ON THE 2020 HUMAN DEVELOPMENT INDEX IN CAMBODIA AND ITS NEIGHBORS

Jan 4, 2021

This policy brief employs the Covid-19 adjusted Human Development Index (HDI) framework to examine the possible effects of Covid-19 on human development progress across three main dimensions—income, health and education—in Cambodia. It then compares them to progress made in the neighboring nations of, Lao PDR, Thailand and Vietnam. The simulation results illustrate the dire effects of Covid-19 on HDI across the four countries, with Cambodia being hit more severely in aggregate, especially in terms of education.

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