Why are stock markets reaching pre-pandemic highs?
Jul 22, 2020

Why are stock markets reaching pre-pandemic highs?

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Correction (July 22, 2020): An earlier version of this podcast was not specific enough about market levels. The market indices referred to in Europe are nearing the highs they were at before the COVID-19 crisis. The audio has been corrected.

The team

Nicole Childers Executive Producer
Victoria Craig Producer, BBC
Stephen Ryan Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Candace Manriquez Wrenn Producer/Editor
Jay Siebold Engineer
Brian Allison Engineer
Alex Schroeder Digital producer
Meredith Garretson Producer
Rose Conlon Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer/Director