Chris, Zack, and Melanie sit down to speak a couple of new article by Eric Schmidt on whether or not america can win an innovation race with China. The place is america forward and the place is it behind within the tech competitors? How ought to the U.S. authorities work with non-public enterprise to maximise protection innovation and procurement? Can america overcome obstacles, many self-imposed, to speed up and sharpen modern enterprises?

Chris congratulates Dr. Elizabeth Samet for a ebook properly performed, Zack is sad about doable leaks of American intelligence assessments in regards to the Ukraine battle, and Melanie congratulates Congress for doing its job.


Episode Studying: 

  • Eric Schmidt, “Why Know-how Will Outline the Way forward for Geopolitics,” Overseas Affairs, February 28, 2023.
  • Jason Fitzpatrick and Jonathan Hurtarte, “New ‘Apollo Program’ Sought to Fend Off China in GPS House Race,” Bloomberg Regulation, April 5, 2023.
  • Clea Caulcutt, Jamil Anderlini, Suzanne Lynch, and Stuart Lau, “The Heat Embrace and the Chilly Shoulder: China Mines Europe’s Fractures Throughout Joint Go to,” Politico EU, April 6, 2023.
  • Robin Fontes and Dr. Jorrit Kamminga, “Ukraine: A Residing Lab for AI Warfare,” Nationwide Protection Journal, March 24, 2023.
  • Andrew Solender, “Dems see bipartisan promise in McCarthy’s Taiwan assembly,” Axios, April 6, 2023.
  • Michael C. Horowitz, The Diffusion of Army Energy (Princeton, NJ: Princeton College Press, 2010).
  • Aaron L. Friedberg, Within the Shadow of the Garrison State (Princeton, NJ: Princeton College Press, 2000).
  • Elizabeth Samet, Searching for the Good Battle: American Amnesia and the Violent Pursuit of Happiness (New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2021).

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