From the Key Takeaways: " It is important to place the coronavirus epidemic in the proper context and identify important steps to reduce the chances it becomes a global pandemic.  To minimize the spread of a potential epidemic, a host country must respond rapidly and be fully transparent with its citizens and the international community.  The Trump Administration is moving in the right direction by creating a task force on the virus--but must push for a more effective 'whole of government' approach."
Issue Brief No. 5034
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