Summary: Epidemics of Ebola and Zika remind us of a danger too long ignored in favor of more glamorous model-based threats like global warming and fear-based nightmare jihadis with WMDs. Recurring epidemics are facts of history. Here 3 economists, including Larry Summers, look at the likely consequences of another influenza epidemic (like that of 1918, […]

http://fabiusmaximus.com/2016/04/15/see-the-cost-of-the-next-big-flue-pandemic-we-can-do-more-to-prepare/

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