This podcast episode looks at what is happening with the COVID-19 pandemic in Europe. Christian Martin, the Max Weber Visiting Chair in German and European Studies at NYU's Centre for European and Mediterranean Studies joined me for the discussion.
Some of the topics include:
-Germany's low death rate and its containment measures
-Privacy concerns in the EU and tracking of the virus cases
-Hungary's far-reaching emergency legislation and the EU's response
-The effect of the coronavirus on the EU's economy
-The humanitarian crisis with refugees and asylum seekers at Greece's border
-Looking at the future of Europe amid this pandemic