Stories written by Justin Sandefur, Selene Ghisolfi, Ingvild Almås, Tillmann von Carnap, Jesse Heitner, and Tessa Bold*

Predicting COVID-19 Infection Fatality Rates Around the World

The world saw more new confirmed COVID-19 cases last week than any week to date. And as the pandemic grows, its epicenter is moving from advanced economies to more developing countries, including Brazil, India, and South Africa.