‘Are corona decisions driven by data or by politics?’

Good policy starts with good data

MAURICE DE HOND has a background in market research and runs his own polling agency View/Ture.
He started publishing blogs and scientific publications on corona on his website Maurice.nl in March 2020.

The Dutch handling of the corona pandemic is driving Maurice de Hond crazy. According to this Dutch political pollster, medical professionals wield far too much power when it comes to curbing the virus. ‘We need to make decisions based on good data, not on the medical opinions of a small group of specialists.’

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This article represents the opinion of the interviewee, and not necessarily the opinion of the AAE.


This article was published in The European Actuary No. 25 – March 2021