Study: Spreading the Disease: Protest in Times of Pandemics

By MARTIN LANGE AND OLE MONSCHEUER • Published February 2021 ZEW Mannheim This study analyzes the impact of COVID-19 deniers on the spread of COVID-19 in Germany. In a first step, we establish a link between regional proxies of COVID-19 deniers and infection rates. We then estimate the causal impact of large anti-lockdown protests on the spread… Continue reading Study: Spreading the Disease: Protest in Times of Pandemics