Instrument proposal

Summer 2021

Proposal for Zero-COVID Instrument


Yaneer Bar-Yam
Marek Chochowski
Maciej Grodzicki
Mateusz Le┼║nicki
Krzysztof Mroczkowski


The presented expert assessment refers to a Zero-COVID Instrument that would help restart economic and social activity much faster than through vaccine-based herd immunity. The included proposal is based on two-month European Temporary Basic Income (ETBI). The expert assessment estimates the costs, explains how the solution should be financed and implemented in line with European regulations. It analyses the epidemiological bases for establishing the Instrument and describes the expected advantages of the suggested solution.

The proposed Instrument is based on four pillars.