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Other research product . Other ORP type . 2020

The fragmentation of federal expertise has enabled the politicisation of Covid-19 numbers in the USA

Rocco, Philip;
English
Published: 14 Apr 2020
Publisher: London School of Economics and Political Science
Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
As in any emergency or disaster, institutional agreement over the statistics of the Covid-19 pandemic is incredibly important. During the crisis, President Trump has questioned federally requested research around the spread of the pandemic and the amount of equipment needed to tackle it. Philip Rocco writes on how Trump's efforts to undermine a common understanding of ... Continued
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HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology, RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine, JK Political institutions (United States)

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