Op-Ed: Easing lockdown will allow Covid to spread. Here’s how to mitigate the risks

The Guardian – ICLE Director of Competition Policy Sam Bowman had an op-ed in The Guardian highlighting the importance of ventilation in the United Kingdom’s plan to ease COVID-19 lockdown restrictions. You can read the full piece here.

The government’s roadmap for ending Covid restrictions in England commits it to steps that may increase the rate at which the virus spreads. Some of that is unavoidable. But even as we reopen, there is more that we could do to mitigate the risk, and get us to the summer – and normality – without a resurgence.