This report presents a flexible and repeatable set of metrics for assessing a nation's industrial base in quantum technology, and applies those metrics to the U.S. and Chinese quantum industrial bases.
Feb 2, 2022
Keller Scholl (he/him) is an assistant policy researcher at RAND and a Ph.D. candidate at the Pardee RAND Graduate School. Prior to joining Pardee RAND, he was a research assistant at the Center for Study of Public Choice at George Mason University, where he explored the economics of artificial intelligence and automation.
Scholl has worked on projects for the University of Oxford’s Future of Humanity Institute, the MIT Media Lab, a landscape design firm, and local political campaigns. His research interests include international development, the impact of automation on the workforce, the development and nature of artificial intelligence, science and technology policy, and prediction markets. His dissertation is a theoretical framework for defense industrial base analysis, with application towards AI.