A new paper about government responses to COVID-19 and deaths has been published in PLOS ONE, a peer-reviewed open access scientific journal published by the Public Library of Science.

'Government responses and COVID-19 deaths: Global evidence across multiple pandemic waves' provides an assessment of the impact of government closure and containment measures on deaths from COVID-19 across sequential waves of the COVID-19 pandemic globally.

The paper is co-authored co authored the Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker team and others.