Top-down or bottom-up to battle COVID-19?

by Jul 20, 2020

Many pundits have speculated that authoritarian regimes have an edge in dealing with a pandemic like COVID-19.  Around the world, however, a handful of smaller democratic governments have done well in combatting the virus and securing popular support. The Guardian highlighted two countries with thoughtful strategies in the Southern cone on June 25th.


My blog this week compares the results of two different countries ‘south of the border’, doing well. We thank our PNWA associates and the sources cited herein.  Be welcome to post your own insights with us online or email: