Mercatus Center's Dean W. Ball joins Oren to discuss what AI could mean for American manufacturing.


On this episode of the American Compass Podcast,Ā Oren Cass is joined by Dean W. Ball, research fellow at the Mercatus Center’s Artificial Intelligence & Progress Project, to discuss the future of American manufacturing. The two evaluate what AI could mean for domestic manufacturing, the prospect of reindustrialization, and how frontier technologies could allow the U.S. to leapfrog China in critical technology.

For more, read Ball’s recent Compass Point essay, “Move Fast and Make Things,” and subscribe to his newsletter, Hyperdimensional.