What should the fifth U.S. economic recovery package look like? Rob Atkinson's op-ed in American Compass explains that it must address both the short-term and long-term health of the economy.
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October 28, 2015
For all the hype about us entering a “second machine age” it’s not clear that technological change and productivity is likely to speed up. But for the sake of boosting incomes around the world, one hopes it does, writes Rob Atkinson in Pacific Standard.
October 13, 2015
It’s time for e-government to fulfill its original promise, cutting government costs through higher productivity. This report shows how.
September 7, 2015
At Bruegel’s 10th anniversary conference, Rob Atkinson gave an overview of information and communications technologies (ICTs) as a driver of growth and the various challenges to ICT development.
August 10, 2015
Rob Atkinson writes in Innovation Files that three things struck him during the Fifth Ministerial Conference on the Information Society in Latin America and the Caribbean.
August 10, 2015
A menu of actionable ideas for policymakers to foster technological innovation, growth, and progress.
August 6, 2015
Labor productivity is correlated with private employment, but then so is daily sugar consumption, writes Adams Nager in Innovation Files.
June 22, 2015
Only increased productivity can create growth, so recent numbers from the BLS should scare us.
June 17, 2015
The 2016 campaign really should be about one thing above all else--how to make the U.S. economy truly flourish again.
June 17, 2015
A comprehensive policy program to make the U.S. economy flourish again by invigorating enterprises through greater innovation, productivity, and competitiveness.
June 8, 2015
This “pocket guide” provides a road map for policymakers around the world to expand ICT use in their countries by keeping prices low, keeping demand high, and strengthening key enabling factors across the public and private sectors.