Rob Handfield, professor of operations and supply chain management, served as one of four witnesses in a congressional hearing evaluating the personal protective equipment (PPE) supply chain and the gaps in responses during the COVID-19 pandemic.
“American exceptionalism became American hubris,” said Handfield. “No one knew where products were coming from, whether they were being sent, and who was receiving them. The response was too little too late.”
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