Using Game Theory to Change the Booster Vaccine Distribution and Lower COVID-19 Deaths


by : 
Shuya L.


As of January 6th 2022, only 8.8% of people in developing countries have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine (Our World in Data, 2021). Despite the low amount of COVID-19 vaccines are being administered in developing countries, developed countries continue to promote booster shots. An alternate vaccine distribution could change the percentage of immunity worldwide. Game theory strategies and inferential statistics could be used to create this distribution.