2020
DOI: 10.31219/osf.io/vh6wu
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Yvonne Schmeisser, Emma Renström, Hanna Bäck

Abstract: During the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, many governments tried to contain the spread of the virus by legally restricting social life or even by imposing national lock-downs. The Swedish government on the other hand, appealed to the individual’s self-responsibility to behave according to specific containment recommendations published by the Public Health Agency. It is thus important to understand which factors influence the extent to which individuals comply with recommended actions. While the Big Five personalit…

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