The Effectiveness of Contact Tracing in Emerging Epidemics. The authors deduce from a generic mathematical model how effectiveness of tracing relates to various aspects of time, such as the course of individual infectivity, the (variability in) time between infection and symptom-based detection, and delays in the tracing process.
Global Economic Effects of COVID-19. This Congressional Research Service report provides an overview of the global economic costs to date and the response by governments and international institutions to address these effects.
CARES Act. Full text of the stimulus bill that provides funding to businesses and individuals in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Fighting COVID-19 with Epidemiology. This free, Johns Hopkins class is for anyone who has been curious about how outbreaks are identified and measured and wants to understand the epidemiology of these infections.
Coronavirus Treatment Acceleration Program. This Food and Drug Administration (FDA) program uses every available method to move new treatments to patients as quickly as possible, while at the same time finding out whether they are helpful or harmful.
Tackling the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Crisis Together. A look at data and policy responses from the Office for Economic Cooperation and Development spanning topics from health to education and taxes. Included is a Country Policy Tracker that allows users to explore what countries are doing to contain the spread of the coronavirus and to help people, small businesses and the economy weather the crisis.
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