Shoes to Masks: Corporate Innovation Flourishes in Coronavirus Fight (WSJ)

From face shields to vaccines, ingenuity is emerging from surprising corners of the private sector. However, relative to wartime, the amounts of money involved are puny. Viruses, unlike hostile armies, can’t be defeated with sheer brute force. And fast as manufacturers are trying to ramp up production of personal protective equipment and ventilators, they are lagging behind the pandemic, which is expected to peak soon.

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