Paul Romer
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Me on Fox News: Why $100 billion on virus testing would be money well spent.

Isolating the few who are infectious is the only way to solve both the health and economics crises that cost us $500 billion, yes $500 billion, in lost output each month.


“With this virus, there are only two ways it goes. We let it spread, and a few cases turn to thousands then millions, or we fight it, and the number of new infections falls.”


“If these places that are reopening have a way to keep fighting, it could turn out ok. But if they are just giving up, they are asking for trouble.”