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Joe Biden’s industrial policy is big, bold and fraught with difficulty

8 mins | Sep 19, 2022
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From semiconductors to electric vehicles, the American government is going into business. It is nothing new for a president to boast of America’s clout in technology. However, it is more unusual to put a spotlight on the state rather than the private sector as the source of that clout. The Economist reflects on Operation Warp Speed, America’s fast-track programme for covid vaccines, underscoring how helpful it is to have the state as a buyer for more experimental products.
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