March 8, 2020 - What worries you most about COVID-19? March 8, 2020

from Cross Country Checkup from CBC Radio· ·

Concerns about the novel coronavirus have spurred some people to stockpile masks, bottles of hand sanitizer, food and other supplies. Photographs of empty store shelves, are making the rounds online. Parents, meanwhile, are cancelling school trips and family vacations — and wondering how much of a hit their wallet will take in the process. This weekend, it's a special Q&A; edition of Checkup. We've got an expert panel to answer your questions about COVID-19. Plus: Stock markets continue to see-saw in uncertainty about how the outbreak will affect the global economy. Economist James Brander and personal finance expert Preet Banerjee …



Concerns about the novel coronavirus have spurred some people to stockpile masks, bottles of hand sanitizer, food and other supplies. Photographs of empty store shelves, are making the rounds online. Parents, meanwhile, are cancelling school trips and family vacations — and wondering how much of a hit their wallet will take in the process. This weekend, it's a special Q&A; edition of Checkup. We've got an expert panel to answer your questions about COVID-19. Plus: Stock markets continue to see-saw in uncertainty about how the outbreak will affect the global economy. Economist James Brander and personal finance expert Preet Banerjee will take your COVID-19-related investment questions in our Ask Me Anything segment.