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Economists sidelined in virus decisions


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Julian Jessop quoted in the Daily Express

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Professor Len Shackleton writes for the Daily Telegraph

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IEA research covered by The Times

The Times reported on the release today of new IEA briefing paper ‘Model Behaviour: How economists can shape the post-lockdown world’ by Paul Ormerod which argues “economists must play a bigger role in shaping public policy on how the lockdown should be lifted”.

The report goes on to say “fears about a second wave of coronavirus have tempered the government’s lockdown exit strategy but the institute called for greater scrutiny of the claims made by epidemiologists.”

Read the full piece here.

‘Model Behaviour’ is out today and available to download and read here.



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