- Burhan Saif Addin
- Saudi Arabia
Securitization of Scientific Research
MIT economist Andrew Lo argue that important scientific problems can be securtisied to accelerate scientific research to solve significant problems with huge economic returns such as cancers, renewable energy sources, and Global Warming. Securitisation will bring massive amount of capital, labor and collective intelligence that are needed to solve important but very tough problems. He says that figuring out the related science and the necessary financial structure to solve important research problems will generate competitive financial returns over the long run.