The regulatory imposition and enforcement of statewide shelter-in-place or stay-at-home orders conclusively correlates with larger health-status-corrected, per capita, all-cause mortality by state. This result is inconsistent with the hypothesis that lockdowns saved lives.
Denis Rancourt was a physics professor and lead scientist at the University of Ottawa for 23 years. He is now writing about medicine, COVID-19, individual health, climate change, geopolitics, civil rights, political theory, and sociology. Denis has written over 100 peer-reviewed-journal articles in technical areas of science and technology.