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How Did Death Projections Double?

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IHME projections were always absurdly low. Was it proficiency, politics, or bureaucracy?

The University of Washington’s Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) mortality models have underestimated total projected mortality for weeks due to faulty assumptions underlying their methodology. They have now nearly doubled the death…

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Brian E. Wish, PhD

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