Economic Growth and AI Progress Depends on Better Hardware

Improved computer performance has been driving the boom in deep learning and artificial intelligence. 50% of the productivity growth for the world for the past 40 years in the US and the world came from the massive improvements in computer performance. It is vital to make the investments to continue the rate of computer hardware performance to maintain economic growth.
Vastly faster hardware is driving progress in AI
SOURCES- DARPA, Youtube, Dale Jorgenson Written By Christina Wong