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The results of Europe’s lockdown experiment are in

The results of Europe’s lockdown experiment are in

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With governments across Europe reopening their economies for business, it’s a good moment to look back on the different paths taken to control Covid-19 outbreaks to try to see how effective they were. The chart below shows the relative severity of Europe’s restrictions based on work done by the University of Oxford’s Blavatnik School of Government, which tracks a range of measures and scores how stringent they’ve been each step of the way. Reaction Time For many European countries, stringency levels increased substantially after the World Health Organization declared a pandemic, even when their case loads were low.
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