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Policy Brief

Ensuring global access to COVID-19 vaccines

January 21, 2021
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Shobita Parthasarathy
Hopeful predictions estimate that by the end of 2021, only 10% of the world’s population will have received COVID-19 vaccines. Pfizer, Moderna, and other vaccine manufacturers can only produce so many doses at a time. Most of the first recipients...
Policy Brief

Mobility: The Socioeconomic Implications of Autonomous Vehicles

December 1, 2017
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Rachel L. Wallace
Autonomous vehicle (AV) technology is developing rapidly and is poised to change all aspects of transportation and mobility. AVs are already on the road, some without backup human drivers. Widespread adoption of AVs will change the demand for labor,...
Policy Brief

A Public Good? Geoengineering and Intellectual Property

June 17, 2010
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Shobita Parthasarathy, Christopher Avery, Nathan Hedberg, Jessie Mannisto, Molly Maguire
Intellectual property (IP) is often unrecognized as a form of governance, but it shapes the development of technology in pivotal ways. Both the US and UK governments have recognized this in their discussions about the governance of geoengineering,...