Ferdinando Giugliano

For Ferdinando Giugliano's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Iceland has very good news about coronavirus immunity

Commentary / World Sep 6, 2020

Iceland has very good news about coronavirus immunity

The emergence of a handful of people reinfected by SARS-Cov-2 — including individuals in Hong Kong, Italy and the U.S. — has sparked panic over the future course of the pandemic. It’s not difficult to see why. One of the great hopes in tackling the ...

'Smart lockdowns' are the future in Europe

Commentary / World Jun 25, 2020

'Smart lockdowns' are the future in Europe

EU countries are experimenting with new ways of dealing with COVID-19. Germany, Portugal and Italy have all enforced selective or "smart” lockdowns, shutting down smaller regions in response to new outbreaks as opposed to bringing their entire countries to a halt. This approach is the ...