Writing a book on this topic

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  1. I’ve written a 4-part article in Times of India blog to explain the argument. And a summary article at Mises Wire.
  2. Here’s a collection of articles by economists published in 2021 that provide an economic perspective on pandemics. I do not agree that public health can be retrieved. It is dangerous and must be quartered and buried.