Coronavirus Politics

  title={Coronavirus Politics},
  author={Scott L. Greer and Elizabeth Jane King and Andr{\'e} Peralta-Santos and Elize Massard da Fonseca},

Should I Stay (Open) or Should I Close? World Legislatures during the First Wave of COVID-19

Covid-19 has shocked governance systems worldwide. Legislatures, in particular, have been shut down or limited due to the pandemic, yet with divergence from one country to another. In this article,

The Nordic governments' responses to the Covid‐19 pandemic: A comparative study of variation in governance arrangements and regulatory instruments

Abstract Government responses to the Covid‐19 pandemic in the Nordic states—Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden—exhibit similarities and differences. This article investigates the extent to

How culture orientation influences the COVID-19 pandemic: An empirical analysis

Purpose This study aims to investigate the mediational path of the influence of cultural orientation on the COVID-19 pandemic outcome at the national level and find out whether some culture-related

Government responses to the COVID-19 pandemic in eastern and Western Europe: the role of health, political and economic factors

ABSTRACT The article analyses the role of health, political and economic factors in governments' responses to COVID-19 pandemic in Eastern and Western Europe. It relies on survival analysis to test

East Central Europe in the COVID-19 crisis

ABSTRACT This article introduces the Special Issue on Eastern Europe in the COVID-19 crisis. It seeks to shed light on the different and partly worse experiences in East Central Europe compared to

Ethical moments and institutional expertise in UK Government COVID-19 pandemic policy responses: where, when and how is ethical advice sought?

The emergency response to the COVID-19 pandemic has required a rapid acceleration of policy decision making, and raised a wide range of ethical issues worldwide, ranging from vaccine prioritisation,

Challenges in Implementing the National Health Response to COVID-19 in Senegal

  • V. RiddeA. Faye
  • Political Science
    Global implementation research and applications
  • 2022
Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic in Africa, many epidemiological or anthropological studies have been published. However, few studies have yet been conducted to understand the

Pandemic patriarchy: The impact of a global health crisis on women’s rights

  • Alison Brysk
  • Political Science, Sociology
    Journal of Human Rights
  • 2022
Abstract The COVID-19 pandemic has brought a surge in patriarchal repression for women worldwide, with marked increases in gender violence, gendered job loss and deterioration in labor conditions,

Investigating the influence of institutions, politics, organizations, and governance on the COVID-19 response in British Columbia, Canada: a jurisdictional case study protocol

A multidisciplinary jurisdictional case study to explore the influence of institutional, political, organizational, and governance factors on British Columbia’s COVID-19 public health response in 2020–2021 and contribute findings to strengthen governmental responses and improve preparedness for future health crises.

COVID-19 and the opportunity to change the neoliberal agenda: evidence from socio-employment policy responses across Europe

  • D. Natali
  • Economics, Political Science
    Transfer: European Review of Labour and Research
  • 2022
Much of the recent literature on the COVID-19 pandemic agrees on the uniqueness of this crisis. Assessments of the subsequent policy response in Europe diverge, however: while some see signs of