Sara E. Davies

Sara E. Davies is Senior Research Fellow, Human Protection Hub, Griffith Asia Institute and Centre of Governance and Public Policy, Griffith University, Australia.

Pandemics are for the most part disease outbreaks that become widespread as a result of the spread of human-to-human infection. Beyond the debilitating, sometimes fatal, consequences for those directly affected, pandemics have a range of negative social, economic and political consequences.