Çakmaklı, Cem Demiralp, Selva Yeşiltaş, Sevcan Yıldırım, Muhammed Ali
Year of Publication:
Working Paper No. 2103
Despite the mounting costs of the pandemic at the global scale, the country-specific costs were rather heterogenous. National performances varied depending on the restrictive measures adopted, institutional strength, as well as adherence to stringency measures. We illustrate that obedience and rule of law strengthen the performance of the containment measures.