There is both excitement and trepidation about the so-called “Fourth Industrial Revolution” and its ability to power growth around the world—and one critical question is how its impacts may differ in developed and developing economies.
Check a box to narrow search for individual content items that cover numerous issues.
September 9, 2013
The reality is that, far from being doomed by an excess of technology, we are actually at risk of being held back from too little innovation.
September 3, 2013
Important legislation is being introduced this fall that will reinvigorate American manufacturing, but ultimately the America COMPETES Act will remain essential.
July 17, 2013
Let’s stop talking about reshoring and focus on what needs to be done to truly revive U.S. manufacturing competitiveness.
June 17, 2013
Singapore’s national strategy for productivity growth continues to evolve as they look to productivity to maintain growth.
April 29, 2013
The National Fab Lab Network Act of 2013 (H.R. 1289) is a step in the right direction for manufacturing policy.
April 25, 2013
Continued expansion of technology and innovation is necessary for the growth and expansion of 21st century society.
April 19, 2013
The belief that automation is responsible for manufacturing decline is a nothing more than a neoclassical fallacy.
April 16, 2013
Any effective manufacturing strategy has to include a robust “tech and talent” initiative, which would include a fully funded NNMI.
April 9, 2013
ITIF president Rob Atkinson presented the keynote address at the 2013 NACFAM conference.
April 2, 2013
The health of U.S. traded sector enterprises in industries such as aerospace, automobiles, and airlines simply can’t be taken for granted.