The dataset of studies concerning policy issues in Covid-19 pandemic

Published: 12 December 2020| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/hdcdn56j5g.1
Dinh-Hai Luong


The dataset contains 384 records of studies concerning policy issues in Covid-19 pandemic. The information was extracted from the Scopus database. Data were limited to English articles of the social sciences area, published from the 1st day of 2020 to September 10, 2020.


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Two keywords, “COVID-19” and “policy”, were used to search in the Scopus database. The search time was 11:30 AM on September 10, 2020. The parameter set using in the search engine is English articles in social sciences. Title, abstract, and full-text of every document were read to determine their eligibility. A total of 94 articles were excluded, which their content had no associated this field. ] The final dataset consisted of 384 valid records.


Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences, Health Sciences