i really don't know how to take articles like this. it makes sense and seems reasonable. I also find myself agreeing with his findings. but then I think "why would the government pretty much bankrupt itself for something that is compared to the flue"? are we over reacting? are world governments over reacting?. I'm not sure.
I don't intend this as a criticism of their actions, as had I had to make the decision I can't honestly say I would have done anything different.
If nothing else comes from this, there needs to be some sort of clarity & unity over how the deaths are recorded as no small part of this panic appears to be caused by some of the figures which may yet prove to be wildly inaccurate.