What will be the political legacy of the Coronavirus pandemic? Will COVID-19 renew or diminish public trust in science? How will the crisis shape “Gen Z”—those who are coming of age during the pandemic? In conversation with Professor Pierre-Oliver Gourinchas, the S.K. and Angela Chan Professor of Global Management, political science and economics Professor Barry Eichengreen shared his recent research on how the coronavirus pandemic might significantly reduce trust in political institutions and science for decades to come, and leave long-lasting scars on the next generation.