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Covid-19’s long-term geopolitical impact
It is clear now that the Covid-19 pandemic will reshape geopolitics in lasting ways. Country size, effective healthcare measures, economic policy and vaccine development are now the crucial factors. China knows this, and is using its early exit from the pandemic’s worst throes to get a leg up over the struggling West, especially its rival the U.S.