An economic model of the Covid-19 pandemic with young and old agents: Behavior, testing and policies

joint with L.Brotherhood, C. Santos and M. Tertilt (new version)

This paper explores policies to curb the COVID-19 epidemic such as testing, quarantines, age-separation and shelter-at-home in an SIR epidemiological model where individual agents differ by age and react in prevention efforts to the disease and policies.

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