What I Learned This Week

“The race to 5G is a race that America must win.” Will the escalating tech-arms-race eclipse the major risks threatening the 5G buildout? How to invest.

The preceding quote by President Trump last week characterizes the intensifying competition for 5G leadership. We are studying the implications of 5G wireless because it will likely determine the winners of the 21st century (see 5G reports). Last week, in a special press conference, President Trump said that the U.S. will cut regulations and free up spectrum for 5G. “We cannot allow any other country to out-compete the United States in this powerful industry of the future,” underscored Trump. President Trump announced the largest-ever swath of radio frequencies to be auctioned off in the U.S.—up to 3,400 megahertz in the 37 GHz, 39 GHz, and 47 GHz bands. However, there are several risks t…

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