Paul Romer
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We can implement ubiquitous testing. We can stick to it as long as it takes to get to a cure or a vaccine.

Other things (e.g. digital contact tracing) might help at some point or in some places. But there are many unresolved qns. Betting on them will increase uncertainty.

Ubiquitous testing is not like Kennedy’s moonshot.

It is like Eisenhower’s Interstate Highway System, proposed at a time when we already knew how to build roads.

Now, as then, we just need to go big.

Alas, “reasonable” people don’t seem to understand what big means.

“We Need 1 Million Tests a Week”

Off by 2 orders of magnitude.

Hint: Anybody who specifies tests per week is not thinking big.