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Analysis of COVID-19 Infection Trend and its Effects on Market Behavior and Hospital Bed Availability

Authors:
Hadyan Fahreza (fahreza@wisc.edu)
Saranya Putrevu (sputrevu@wisc.edu)
William Wirono (wirono@wisc.edu)
Satvik Yagnamurthy (yagnamurthy@wisc.edu)

1. Introduction

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is a highly infectious disease caused by a newly discovered virus similar to SARS (SARS-CoV) virus outbreak in 2002. The virus was first discovered in Wuhan, China in late 2019, and the virus has spread to 210 countries and territories around the world. The symptoms of coronavirus include fever, cough, and shortness of breath. As per today, there are more than 2 million people infected with COVID-19, with more than 100,000 death tolls worldwide, making it the fourth-deadliest pandemic ever recorded in history.… Read more