David Z. Morris, Fortune

David Z. Morris


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Recent articles by David:

The last mile of the immunization campaign approaches

How can we prop up nations without the infrastructure and influence to COVID vaccine shots into arms? → Read More

What policies will the Biden administration pursue to bring manufacturing back to the U.S.?

Federal pandemic spending has funded new manufacturing across the U.S. But how do you make 'reshoring' durable? → Read More

Risk of covid-19 outdoors is nearly zero. The harms of outdoor mask mandates may be much higher.

We've always known outdoor masking was pointless. By defying clear science, health authorities, and many in the media, harmed us all. → Read More

The last mile of the immunization campaign approaches

Convincing COVID vaccine skeptics will be one of the most pressing issues in the coming months. → Read More

Is the Bitcoin bull run over?

If you want to see what's next for Bitcoin, take a hard look at Netflix and Zoom. → Read More

What’s the matter with Michigan?

The biggest threat to Michigan's COVID control efforts may be politics, not the virus. → Read More

A milestone for COVID vaccinations as all U.S. adults are eligible

The United States has hit a COVID vaccination milestone. But we still need vigilance. → Read More

What makes a drug company truly innovative?

On the most innovative and inventive companies in the pharmaceutical industry, and how things have changed. → Read More

The companies manufacturing COVID vaccines and other drugs

The risk of bad reactions to the vaccine might still turn out to be insignificant. But from Europe to Africa, the U.S. 'pause' on the J&J vaccine has had dramatic fallout. → Read More

The crucial third party players in the pandemic fight

The industry players you may not know helping lead the fight against COVID. → Read More

Maybe Coinbase is hard to value because it’s a ‘hyperobject’

The new concept of 'hyperobjects' - systems too complex for humans to comprehend - may help explain the fierce debate over the hot new stock. → Read More

What are the risks of pausing Johnson & Johnson vaccines?

When the CDC and FDA today paused administration of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, they may have done the right thing for public health, while giving a gift to conspiracy theorists. → Read More

You just got the J&J COVID vaccine. Should you be worried about the CDC’s pause recommendation?

Risk from the vaccine appears extremely rare. But recipients of the past two weeks may want to stay alert for warning signs. → Read More

Ethereum: Mastercard, UBS, and J.P. Morgan pour $65 million into crypto startup studio Consensys

The Ethereum cryptocurrency-focused startup studio Consensys attracted $65 million in investment from financial giants Mastercard, UBS, and J.P. Morgan Chase. → Read More

The public health scourge we don’t talk about nearly enough

CDC director Rochelle Walensky warns that the U.K. coronavirus variant requires vigilance among young people. → Read More

Calling proof of COVID-19 vaccination a ‘vaccine passport’ could be empowering conspiracy theorists

The term implies a power and status that digital vaccine records simply don't have anywhere in the U.S. But for Qanon and other movements, 'vaccine passport' is just what the doctor ordered. → Read More

The CDC says this COVID variant is now the most dominant. And it hits younger people.

CDC director Rochelle Walensky warns that the U.K. coronavirus variant requires vigilance among young people. → Read More

Excitement over the ‘Coinbase effect’ is spilling over ahead of its stock market debut

A new crypto token listing on Coinbase generates a reliable bump, known as "the Coinbase Effect." Coinbase's stock listing is doing the same for all things crypto. → Read More

How to find COVID vaccine appointments in all 50 states

The most important thing to know about signing up for a COVID-19 vaccine is: There is no overarching national signup system. → Read More

Buy a COVID vaccine, get an HIV vaccine for free?

Government-funded research made COVID-19 vaccines possible. Now the same tech could help fight HIV - and even cancer. → Read More