Many say the decline in new business formation over the past 30 years has been caused by increased monopoly. But there is no statistical relationship between start-up creation and change in concentration by industry; high-growth start-up activity is healthy.
July 8, 2013
The general economic myths many take as facts are causing tragic results for everyday Americans.
July 2, 2013
The arguments against technology don’t add up.
June 21, 2013
Robert Atkinson presented "Brazil in the Global Innovation System" at conferences in Sao Paulo and Brasillia presented by Prospectiva.
June 20, 2013
Conservative defenses of inequality ignore the fundamental role of government in the economy.
April 16, 2013
Europe faces a quandary: The difficult fiscal straits most European nations face precludes “Keynesian” stimulus policies to spur demand.
April 3, 2013
The Policy Network in London will host a lunchtime debate on "Innovation Economics: Growth and Living Standards" in a Global Economy featuring Rob Atkinson.
March 26, 2013
"Innovation Economics" presentation at the Université Paris-Est.
March 11, 2013
Sunday op-ed writers should consider the facts before urging public policymakers to make changes to clean energy and copyright policy.
January 31, 2013
Rob Atkinson will present a pragmatic road map for how the United States can regain an innovation advantage in the global economy.
January 7, 2013
The similarities in the nature and causes of the decline experienced by both the United States and the United Kingdom are truly striking.