People more worried about economic crisis than coronavirus, says study

The Economic Times | May 24, 2020 at 6:36 PM
  • People are more worried about economic crisis than health issues emanating from coronavirus pandemic .
  • The study – conducted by Centre for Marketing in Emerging Economies (CMEE) at IIM Lucknow – revealed that majority (79 per cent) of people are worried and surrounded by feeling of fear (40 per cent) and sadness (22 per cent).
  • Confidence increased from 57 per cent in Lockdown 1.0 to 63 per cent in Lockdown 2.0 as health infrastructure improved with news of masks, PPE kits arriving and better protocols being set.