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Behaviour and Policy During Pandemics Workshop - Videos

Watch videos from the Behaviour and Policy During Pandemics: Models and Methods Workshop, hosted by Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd and the Isaac Newton Institute.

Published on: Thursday 3rd March 2022

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Behaviour

COVID-19

Models

Policy


Tackling Covid by talking to each other

In the Financial Times Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd argues that we can’t tackle Covid unless economists and epidemiologists talk to each other.

Published on: Wednesday 26th January 2022

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Behaviour

COVID-19

Epidemiology

Public Policy


How do antivirals affect the risks we face and the way we behave?

Following the announcement that antiviral treatments for Covid-19 will soon be available, will this reduce people’s incentives to avoid becoming infected, lessen their readiness to practice social distancing or even discourage them from getting vaccinated.

Published on: Friday 17th December 2021

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Antivirals

Behaviour

COVID-19

Policy


Effective COVID-19 policy is not only about public health, but also about economics

The COVID-19 crisis has ostensibly been seen as relating to public health. However, it has also proved to be intertwined with economic and social behaviour, public health policy and economic policy.

Published on: Monday 16th August 2021

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COVID-19

Policy

Health

Behaviour


How do vaccines affect the risks we face and the way we behave?

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd has written a new article for the Economics Observatory that discusses how vaccines affect the way we behave.

Published on: Tuesday 3rd August 2021

Tags:

COVID-19

Policy

Vaccines

Behaviour