A model, built by Professor Thomas Philippon and Vaidyanathan Venkateswaran, which simulates scenarios of confinement and deconfinement in order to help find the point of balance between health and economic constraints is spotlighted
— April 23, 2020
Excerpt from L'Obs -- "Professor of economics and researcher at New York University (NYU), Thomas Philippon built with Callum Jones and Venky Venkateswaran a model to simulate the scenarios of confinement and deconfinement. It seeks to find the point of balance between health and economic constraints. How and when to confine and deconfine to save the most lives while minimizing the loss of economic activity?"