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A comparative look at Ghana and Tanzania’s COVID-19 containment

Haruna, Isaac (2020) A comparative look at Ghana and Tanzania’s COVID-19 containment. Africa at LSE (21 May 2020). Blog Entry.

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Compared to Tanzania, Ghana has experienced significantly higher confirmed cases of COVID-19 and consequent deaths, despite announcing stricter containment measures earlier. What explains the difference? Isaac Haruna Ziaba looks to law compliance and global economic integration as determining factors, and argues debt relief could be tied to enforcing further particular measures.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2020 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
Date Deposited: 08 Jun 2020 11:24
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 10:30

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