Have countries led by women coped better with Covid-19?

Female-led developed countries did not impose stricter conditions, but they may have better results on death rates

03 December 2020 - 21:15 By Gillian Tett

Eight months ago, the tooth fairy flitted into New Zealand politics.

During a national address, the country’s premier, Jacinda Ardern, declared that though she was placing the population into a tight lockdown to combat Covid-19, “we do consider both the tooth fairy and the Easter bunny to be essential workers”. The video of her speech went viral...

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