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United, Frontier, Hawaiian require employees to get vaccinated. Will passengers care?

Los Angeles Times, Aug. 13, 2021

August 13, 2021

United, Frontier, Hawaiian require employees to get vaccinated. Will passengers care?

But UC Irvine economics [Distinguished] professor Jan Brueckner [said] virus-leery fliers are likely to steer away from those airlines that are not willing to mandate vaccinations for workers. “There are a lot of nervous passengers out there,” he said. “If I was on the edge between American and United, I would pick the one with the vaccine mandate.”