The folly of COVID-19 forecasts
Dr. Elena Grewal Follow us on Twitter With the proliferation of COVID-19 forecasts, the average person and government official alike is likely feeling overwhelmed. Is everyone already infected? How many deaths will we really see from this? Will we need to shelter in place for two weeks, or for six months? What will happen to my business or to my children’s schools? Predictions of what lies ahead have, arguably, never been given more attention, nor have the stakes been higher.