In the U.S., it is illegal to require the injection of a product that is in “emergency use” status. However, things could change when the FDA approves/licenses the Moderna and Pfizer COVID-19 experimental gene therapies (inappropriately labeled as vaccines). The links below will take you to information about developments of vaccine passports for airline travel and in Israel vaccine passports are now required to access gyms, hotels, etc. If we allow it, this is the agenda in store for us.
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Mark Skidmore is Professor of Economics at Michigan State University where he holds the Morris Chair in State and Local Government Finance and Policy. His research focuses on topics in public finance, regional economics, and the economics of natural disasters. Mark created the Lighthouse Economics website and blog to share economic research and information relevant for navigating tumultuous times. View more posts