Fluctuating Political Capital During and After the Pandemic in Japan

Fluctuating Political Capital During and After the Pandemic in Japan

Emese Schwarcz | 2020 | 2020E16 | 2020-06-03

The year 2020 turned out to be nothing like anyone could have ever imagined. The outbreak of the COVID-19 epidemic at the end of 2019 followed by its fast evolution into a global pandemic the next year took most of the countries by surprise. Levels of preparedness in both medical equipment and in government policies vary by countries.