School of Politics and IR in the news: COVID-19

A round-up of commentary on COVID-19 from academics within the School of Politics and International Relations.

‘The only lasting antidote to pandemics is a stronger civic society’ argues Professor Adrian Pabst in the New Statesman.

Dr Ben Seyd points to ‘trust in political figures is at a low just as they need citizens to act on their advice’ in the The Conversation.

Dr Rubrick Biegon is quoted on Trump’s rhetoric on COVID-19 and China in the South China Morning Post.