How do we value a statistical life?
The coronavirus lockdown is saving lives but destroying livelihoods. Is it worth it? I’ve been accused of ignoring its costs. For an economist, this is fighting talk. Love us or hate us, thinking about uncomfortable trade-offs is what we economists do. Three points should be obvious. First, we need an exit strategy from the lockdowns … Continue reading How do we value a statistical life?
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