Chip War: The Fight for the World’s Most Critical Technology
Author: Chris Miller
Published by Scribner, an imprint of Simon and Schuster
Year: 2023
From the jury: In this gripping history of semiconductors, Chris Miller tells the contemporary history of the geopolitical competition between the United States and China. In compelling prose, Miller traces the history of a tiny silicon wafer that shapes technological development and economic growth in the global economy and is now at the forefront of competition between the two most powerful states. For anyone who wants to understand contemporary geopolitics and geoeconomics, this is a must-read.