Why Trump’s Operation Warp Speed is credited with helping accelerate COVID-19 vaccine development


Operation Warp Speed, a Trump administration initiative to manufacture COVID-19 vaccines as fast as possible, should be lauded as a successful endeavour in what has otherwise been a poor effort to deal with the coronavirus, experts say. “No doubt, Operation Warp Speed is a huge success,” said Tinglong Dai, associate professor of Operations Management and Business Analytics at Johns Hopkins University Carey Business School. “You can like or hate the Trump administration, but no doubt, it’s a huge success — unprecedented success.” Jesse Goodman, the former chief scientist of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, agreed that the U.S. government deserves credit for the high priority placed on Operation Warp Speed. “This is a bright spot in the pandemic response. I mean, the rest of it has been dismal,”

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