New Zealand should invest more into those health systems than locking down and costing the country billions of dollars, write University of Auckland academics Ananish Chaudhuri and Simon Thornley featuring on Newsroom. “Here is a new idea, they write, “Don’t lock down. Take the money ear-marked for the wage subsidy and other such things and make it available for overtime for doctors and nurses. Ask them to stay prepared for a potential outbreak. At most, only lock down those parts of the country where people have some risk of being exposed.”