Productivity

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.
Productivity
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May 13, 2015
Why Democrats (and Republicans) need a growth strategy that boosts enterprise demand for productive investments in research and development, skilled workers, and new machinery, equipment, and software.
May 13, 2015
Please join ITIF for a discussion of the limits of the “middle out” strategy and the kind of innovation-led growth agenda we need for all Americans to prosper.
May 6, 2015
Robots are job-savers not job-killers.
May 5, 2015
Lagging EU productivity growth is due in part to low ICT adoption.
March 18, 2015
A collection of essays making the case for the progressive power of innovation and the digital economy in enabling societies to cope with new challenges.
March 3, 2015
In this blog post, Stephen Rose addresses critics of his report "The False Claim That Inequality Rose During the Great Recession."
February 17, 2015
The richest 1 percent actually saw their incomes decline during the Great Recession.
February 17, 2015
Notwithstanding claims to the contrary, income inequality has fallen, not increased, since the Great Recession.
February 10, 2015
Robots are good for the economy.
January 21, 2015
Sen. Rubio and Jon Stewart show how productivity too often takes a back seat to ideology.

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