An occupational risk/reward assessment tool for COVID-19

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Different sectors of the economy present different levels of risk of exposure to the coronavirus. Information about this risk may be important for evidence-based decision-making about how and when to impose or ease restrictions on businesses. To respond to this need, a network of academic researchers across Canada developed a new tool to measure the risk of COVID-19 exposure by occupation, and the importance of different sectors to the economy.

Issue Number: 2021004
Author(s): Yang, Zhe; Bonikowska, Aneta; Frenette, Marc
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