Exit strategies for Covid-19

Marcos Lopez de Prado, the financial mathematician whom we have mentioned several times before in this venue (see, for example, Marcos Lopez de Prado testifies before U.S. Congress), has co-written an article entitled Exit Strategies for COVID-19: An Application of the K-SEIR Model. The article, actually a 52-page presentation file, is co-authored by Lopez de Prado (Cornell University) and Alexander Lipton (Hebrew University of Jerusalem and MIT).

In this presentation, the authors argue that universal lockdowns are blunt tools that should be employed only for brief periods of time. They then present a new mathematical model (K-SIER), which permits one

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