Health and Wealth Management Issues From a Global Perspective

Margherita Mori
2020 Proceedings of the Second International Symposium on Management and Social Sciences (ISMSS 2020)   unpublished
This paper aims at providing a conceptual framework for analysis on financial issues that have arisen since the novel coronavirus outbreak and that includebut are not limited totopics concerning wealth management; they lead to focus on portfolio allocation strategies, which encourage to consider the demand and supply of financial assets as if they were the two sides of a coin. Special attention needs to be devoted to innovative types of securitiessuch as social inclusion and response bondsthat
more » ... response bondsthat have been launched in the last few months to fund the fight against Covid-19 and cope with its negative impact on the economicas well as socialenvironment on a global scale, as appropriate. What sounds appealing is the combination of pandemic resilience and financial epidemiology as a unique field of interest for further investigation that promises rewarding, in sight of contributing to sustainable development while bridging the gap between theory and practice. The search for success stories that have already emerged within the post-pandemic scenario is intended to highlight best practices that are worth disseminating to mitigate the effects of this health emergency and speed up the recovery process worldwide. Conclusions emphasize the urgency to undertake unprecedented efforts to both preserve health in general terms and improve financial resilience (as opposed to financial vulnerability), which should enable to be better equipped to meet the challenges ahead.
doi:10.2991/assehr.k.201202.112 fatcat:r4jwizzbbrdsvgfj6uc4x5ksji