Roberto Lusardi

Researcher in Sociology
University of Bergamo, Italy
From ESA – Strategies & Activities

NA Reports – Bergamo, March 2020: The Heart of the Italian Outbreak

2020, issue 45, Roberto Lusardi and Stefano Tomelleri: We are living in very unexpected and frightening times. Our generation, born in the 1970s, did not go to war and did not experience famine. Fortunately. Of course, we had some anguished moments: 11 September 2001, the 2008 economic crisis, terrorism and ISIS, the earthquakes in Central Italy in 2016 and 2017, to name a few. But the current situation is peculiar, in terms of the entity (planetary), the modality (social isolation), and the duration (still indefinite) of the crisis.

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