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Federalism in the Time of Coronavirus: A Comparative US Advantage

Despite poor performance at the national level, state and local authorities in the United States have performed admirably.  Source

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Japan Ends Coronavirus State of Emergency, Aims to Gradually Reopen the Economy 

The government declares success against the coronavirus and moves to incrementally resume economic activity. Source

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Coronavirus or No, Japan’s Politics Remain Stuck

Despite strong disapproval of Prime Minister Abe’s COVID-19 response, the public sees little alternative to his continued governance. Source

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Managing the Coronavirus: What the World Can Learn From Asia-Pacific Responses

What are the dilemmas governments must navigate in responding to the pandemic? Source

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Kazakhstan’s Coronavirus Payments: The Quest for 42,500 Tenge

The process of receiving financial aid from the Kazakh government turned into a “quest” for Kazakhs. Source

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Thailand: The Coronavirus Suicides

Scholars warn that the number of people driven to suicide by economic hardship could exceed the number of COVID-19 deaths if the government doesn’t react….

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Thailand: The Coronavirus Suicides

Scholars warn that the number of people driven to suicide by economic hardship could exceed the number of COVID-19 deaths if the government doesn’t react….

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How a South Indian State Flattened Its Coronavirus Curve

India’s first coronavirus case was discovered in Kerala in January. Local authorities moved swiftly to confront the threat. Source

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Australia and China Trade Blows Over Calls for a Coronavirus Inquiry

The contention over a COVID-19 inquiry follows months of deteriorating relations between Canberra and Beijing. Source

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Timor-Leste’s Coronavirus Response

Timor-Leste’s COVID-19 state of emergency is a twin effort to save people’s lives and their livelihoods. Source

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