All Things Policy: What the Second World War tells us about COVID-19

In the 1930s, the US was an inward-looking country struggling with a collapsing economy and spiralling unemployment. But by 1945, it was on the winning side of the Second World War, manufacturing thousands of vehicles and armaments per month. American doctors and manufacturers ranked with the world’s best. As India struggles with the COVID-19 pandemic, Anirudh Kanisetti and Sarthank Pradhan join Aditya Ramanathan to discuss what India might have to learn from the US experience in the Second World War.