Ivan Werning


Ivan Werning



Affiliated MIT Sloan Group

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How an age-based reopening could save lives

MIT economists recommend older Americans stay home during COVID-19 pandemic while younger adults return to work sooner.

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Press Source: The Wall Street Journal

Targeted lockdowns are better

The researchers compared strict lockdowns that treat all age groups the same with a more targeted strategy that protects the old.

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