This research uses the Decision Making
Trial and Evaluation Laboratory and Analytic Network Process (DEMATEL-Based
ANP) analysis to examine the Taiwan’s experience for preventing COVID-19. We
use the eight factors to fight COVID-19 as listed by Taiwan’s Ministry of
Health and Welfare such as SARS experience, Central Epidemic Command Center,
Information Transparency, Good resource allocation, Timely border control,
Smart community transmission prevention, Advanced medical technology, Good
etiquette of a citizen. The result findings present the key factors for success
and their interrelationships with each other. This study would be expected as a
reference for suggesting other countries those are working together to fight
JEL classification numbers: A10, D71, H51.
Keywords: Key success
factors, COVID-19, DEMATEL-based ANP.