• The best vaccine incentive might be paid time off

    1 month ago - By Technology Review

    Free doughnuts. Tickets to see the Los Angeles Lakers. Video visits with loved ones for people in prison. The chance to win a million-dollar lottery.
    States, cities, and private companies are dangling anything they can think of to convince Americans to get a covid-19 vaccine. The idea is to nudge people who are open to a vaccine but just need an extra push-but so far, there's little evidence these programs have had the impact some had hoped.
    As infections with the delta variant rise across the country, giving everyone paid time off work could boost vaccination rates and protect frontline...
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