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2019 Coronavirus: How to Think About it and How to Respond   [open pdf - 150KB]

From the Key Takeaways: "[1] 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. [2] 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. [3] 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."

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Issue Brief No. 5034
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2020-02-03
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