Pandemic policy

COVID 19 pandemic

Elimination vs. mitigation

Oliu Barton2021SARS CoV 2 argued that elimination strategy led to better heath & economic outcomes as well as more civil liberties due to shorter periods of lockdowns and strict measures.


See Mask wearing for airborne diseases.


Oliu Barton2022effect argued that requiring certificates for vaccination/recovery increased vaccination, which led to better economic and health outcomes.