ARTICLE ALERT: Ingrao, Mitchell: Wall Street Journal Op-Ed: “Emperor Joseph’s Solution to Coronavirus”

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Summary: In this op-ed from 6 April 2020, Ingrao and Mitchell highlight one of the Habsburg’s solutions to epidemic disease, the “sanitary cordon.” They also discuss what the Habsburg’s experience with the plague may have to teach us in our current situation.


Posted here with the authors’ permission.

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