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Two Burning Questions on COVID-19: Did shutting down the economy help? Can we (partially) reopen the economy without risking the second wave? [article]

Anish Agarwal, Abdullah Alomar, Arnab Sarker, Devavrat Shah, Dennis Shen, Cindy Yang
2020 arXiv   pre-print
As we reach the apex of the COVID-19 pandemic, the most pressing question facing us is: can we even partially reopen the economy without risking a second wave?  ...  We first need to understand if shutting down the economy helped. And if it did, is it possible to achieve similar gains in the war against the pandemic while partially opening up the economy?  ...  ., stay-at-home orders vs. schools shutting down) in isolation.  ... 
arXiv:2005.00072v2 fatcat:sicbuo7fgvhatjf6ogthhgvxfu

Coronavirus Infectious Disease Epidemic (COVID-19): where we are, what can be done and hope for

Michele Carbone, John Lednicky, Shu-Yuan Xiao, Mario Venditti, Enrico Bucci
2021 Journal of Thoracic Oncology  
Healthy individuals younger than 40 very rarely die of COVID-19. Estimates of the COVID-19 mortality-rate vary because the definition of COVID-19-related deaths varies.  ...  We discuss these issues.  ...  We have gone so far as to let the people we love die alone in the hospital, and their corpses burned without a funeral, all this for fear of infection. Is it worth it? And did it help?  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jtho.2020.12.014 pmid:33422679 pmcid:PMC7832772 fatcat:x7xzpoqknrh3pmnb2f24bhggzq

COVID-19 and Change

2021 Journal of Applied Business and Economics  
The purpose of this article is to identify and describe the changes that have taken place or are taking place throughout our societal structures as a consequence of the COVID-19 pandemic crisis.  ...  It draws from published articles that have reported on the changes in many different areas of research to assemble a picture of the overall impact.  ...  In other articles, the authors add the W-curve and the Nike Swoosh, also known as the tick-shape. The W-shape will manifest a second lockdown that shuts down the economy again.  ... 
doi:10.33423/jabe.v23i3.4353 fatcat:ihhze2ytwrba5kae4mbzd4kune

COVID-19 Challenges for Pakistan

Farah Naz
2020 NUST journal of social sciences and humanities  
Acknowledgement The author is grateful to Dr. Ather Maqsood Ahmed and Dr. Hammad Mushtaq (S 3 H NUST) for their valuable comments on the earlier draft of the chapter.  ...  Muhammad Makki (Assistant Professor, Centre for International Peace and Stability, NUST) for his critical feedback on the current chapter.  ...  Having established that policy transfer did indeed occur in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we move on to a more exploratory question: How did policy transfer occur via learning and mimicry?  ... 
doi:10.51732/s3hbooks fatcat:yhgohgfua5ad3arkaqx2smkm7u

Resilience Lessons From the Southeast United States Woody Pellet Supply Chain Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic†

Keith L. Kline, Virginia H. Dale, Erin Rose
2021 Frontiers in Forests and Global Change  
of general shut down in 2020.  ...  The Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) instigated a pandemic that impacted economies, employment, and shipping worldwide.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We would like to thank Henrietta Jager, Kyla Cheynet, and Thomas Schuler for helpful comments on prior versions of this manuscript.  ... 
doi:10.3389/ffgc.2021.674138 fatcat:fvcsimve7jhgvkjcfbrkklgyxi

Curriculum and the Covid-19 crisis

William F. Pinar
2021 Prospect: Quarterly Review of Comparative Education  
AbstractThe article argues that the Covid-19 crisis is a curriculum crisis, because it is a humanitarian crisis. Survival—physical, psychological, educational—is at stake.  ...  As educators have mobilized to meet the emergency, this introductory article to Prospects special issue on Curriculum Responsiveness to Crisis glimpses elements of that effort, both theoretical and practical  ...  the Covid-19 pandemic.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11125-021-09560-y pmid:34176969 pmcid:PMC8215629 fatcat:d4vd75yydzfyxmhmphk5sqjzzq

COVID-19, Economic Depression, and the Black Lives Matter Protests

Michael D. Yates
2020 Monthly review  
Crisis reveals the fault lines in society. COVID-19 is wreaking havoc on our health and killing us in large numbers, bringing with it the most massive and steep economic collapse in U.S. history.  ...  Anyone can see that capitalism, facing no real opposition in decades, has reverted to its default position: only profit rules us and those with money will beat down those with none, without mercy or remorse  ...  We have published a special issue of UE Steward on how to organize members around COVID-19 issues in the workplace.  ... 
doi:10.14452/mr-072-04-2020-08_2 fatcat:6orvfko37vbejop6maayfd2xue

A detailed review of the outbreak of COVID-19

2021 Frontiers in Bioscience  
In this review, we summarize the aspects of the disease that is so far have come to light and review the impact of the infection on our society, healthcare, economy, education, and environment.  ...  The COVID-19 has led to significant loss of lives and a tremendous economic decline in the world.  ...  Here we will discuss the impact of this pandemic on the public health, economy, education and social life.  ... 
doi:10.52586/4931 pmid:34162043 fatcat:6xtbkdoxgjen3irjs6qjetsghi

COVID-19 and How it Affects the World of Livestock

2021 Animal Frontiers  
Thanks to Marijke Aluwé and Joris Relaes for giving feedback on the content of the paper.  ...  Acknowledgments This research was funded by the Ministry of Agriculture of the Czech Republic (Project No.: QK1910059 and grant ID: MZE-RO0720; MZE-RO0920) and the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports  ...  However, a second wave arose primarily in Victoria when COVID-19 escaped from the quarantine hotels as a consequence of quarantine breaches.  ... 
doi:10.1093/af/vfab008 pmid:33575110 pmcid:PMC7863347 fatcat:uleksuerrvfixoyzrha4kji5ti

Teaching in the Age of Covid-19

Petar Jandrić, David Hayes, Ian Truelove, Paul Levinson, Peter Mayo, Thomas Ryberg, Lilia D. Monzó, Quaylan Allen, Paul Alexander Stewart, Paul R. Carr, Liz Jackson, Susan Bridges (+72 others)
2020 Postdigital Science and Education  
. *** Let us learn from this-after Covid-19, no return to normal, comrades! *** How will humanity answer the test question of Covid-19? Let us wait and see.  ...  In our national timeline, we are between what the New Zealand Government has categorised as level 3 and level 4 responses to Covid-19.  ...  on the auto mail and shut down my computer.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s42438-020-00169-6 fatcat:w2cwx44orzgobexalskdyb2cou

Ruch B Corp wobec wyzwań zrównoważonego rozwoju w dobie pandemii COVID-19 – wybrane polskie przykłady

Ewa Jastrzębska
2021 Studia Ecologiae et Bioethicae  
Pandemia COVID-19 wywołała bezprecedensowe konsekwencje – począwszy od służby zdrowia, poprzez gospodarkę, aż do życia społeczeństw.  ...  Introduction COVID-19 has turned the world upside down. Everything has been impacted. How we live and interact with each other, how we work and communicate, how we move around and travel.  ...  Although COVID-19 appears to have reached the peak in some countries, a second wave of infections is observed in some places, and the cases are still increasing rapidly in many others.  ... 
doi:10.21697/seb.2021.19.2.06 fatcat:uonwfpwvonbo7hmkqeupbv7pte

TDR Editors' Forum: After Covid-19, What?

2020 TDR: The Drama Review  
TDR's editors consider the impact of the pandemic on performance, teaching, and the world.  ...  The dinner delivered to my apartment for Teatro Ciego's ongoing "Take Away" theatre production of Teatro En Su Casa, 9 May 2020. (Photos by Erin B. Mee)  ...  on 12 March [2020] ; it partially reopened on June 26.  ... 
doi:10.1162/dram_e_00960 fatcat:pbqn32y455bmxajztnakjvr544

Machine Learning on the COVID-19 Pandemic, Human Mobility and Air Quality: A Review

Md. Mokhlesur Rahman, Kamal Chandra Paul, Md. Amjad Hossain, G. G. Md. Nawaz Ali, Md. Shahinoor Rahman, Jean-Claude Thill
2021 IEEE Access  
The ongoing COVID-19 global pandemic is touching every facet of human lives (e.g., public health, education, economy, transportation, and the environment).  ...  Many studies have been conducted to predict the diffusion of the COVID-19 disease, assess the impacts of the pandemic on human mobility and on air quality, and assess the impacts of lockdown measures on  ...  [71] explored the impact of partial and total reopening of airports on COVID-19 outbreaks with SEIR and Bayesian Interference models.  ... 
doi:10.1109/access.2021.3079121 pmid:34786314 pmcid:PMC8545207 fatcat:zpj7m7o5xvdslitzycrwzzsjvm

Machine Learning on the COVID-19 Pandemic, Human Mobility and Air Quality: A Review [article]

Md. Mokhlesur Rahman, Kamal Chandra Paul, Md. Shahinoor Rahman, Jean-Claude Thill
2021 arXiv   pre-print
The ongoing COVID-19 global pandemic is affecting every facet of human lives (e.g., public health, education, economy, transportation, and the environment).  ...  Many studies have been conducted to predict the COVID-19 diffusion, assess the impacts of the pandemic on human mobility and air quality, and assess the impacts of lockdown measures on viral spread with  ...  [71] explored the impact of partial and total reopening of airports on COVID-19 outbreaks with SEIR and Bayesian In-terference models.  ... 
arXiv:2104.04059v1 fatcat:iansohms2bfx5lqs2wsxhxahwe

Reflections: Environmental History in the Era of COVID-19

Peter Alagona, Jane Carruthers, Hao Chen, Michèle Dagenais, Sandro Dutra e Silva, Gerard Fitzgerald, Shen Hou, Dolly Jørgensen, Claudia Leal, John McNeill, Gregg Mitman, Gabriella Petrick (+8 others)
2020 Environmental History  
How can environmental history help us navigate the predicament of a global virus, of life locked down by multiple Anthropocene forces?  ...  The search for the origins of the novel coronavirus quickly turned into a witch hunt, however, with two related questions: from which species did the virus "originate" and who should be held responsible  ...  Reflections: Environmental History in the Era of COVID-19 679 humanities and social sciences research is key, provided that scholars are willing to throw themselves into the middle of the tempest, blending  ... 
doi:10.1093/envhis/emaa053 fatcat:bjbro4x45rabbj7n5o32gdapji
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