Recent News & Events

Efficient avoidance of tipping points

January 12, 2021
Pierce Donovan presented his research on carbon pricing and emissions planning. The increased likelihood of breaching several potential climate tipping points is directly attributable to anthropogenic activity. Beyond these temperature and carbon-based thresholds ...

Lab Preprint - Spatial allocation of scarce vaccine and antivirals for COVID-19

December 23, 2020
François M. Castonguay and James N. Sanchirico, and coauthors, have a preprint on COVID-19 vaccine and antivirals allocation. Much of the discussion around pharmaceutical interventions for COVID-19 has focused on what segments of the population to prioritize for vaccines. Questions on how to allocate a vaccine across jurisdictions within a country and how to allocate other pharmaceutical interventions, such as antiviral drugs have received much less attention ...