Waiving patents isn’t enough—we need technology transfer to defeat COVID

Global Affairs Professors Tamara Kay and Susan Ostermann call for technology sharing to beat COVID-19 in an op-ed for The Hill.

“It is in the interest of the US government for the pandemic to end globally, not just in the US. This will occur only if low-income countries can make and distribute vaccines. . . the US government is well-placed to change the incentive structure of the global pharmaceutical industry.”

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Originally published at thehill.com on May 13, 2021.

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