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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July 1, 2014
ICT is a key to future productivity growth.
June 11, 2014
Jeremy Rifkin’s "The Zero Marginal Cost Society" is the latest entry in the misguided and factually inaccurate area of “techno-utopianism.”
June 2, 2014
Europe's increasing productivity gap with the U.S. can be addressed by taking better advantage of ICT.
May 15, 2014
Jeremy Rifkin’s "The Zero Marginal Cost Society" is the latest entry in the misguided and factually inaccurate area of “techno-utopianism.”
May 10, 2014
Let’s all take a deep breath and say “Change is happening…. like it has for the last 250 years.”
May 9, 2014
Technology and automation actually boost economic and job growth.
April 28, 2014
Let’s all take a deep breath and say “Change is happening…. like it has for the last 250 years.”
April 28, 2014
Rob Atkinson contributed an essay, "Driving Innovation and Productivity" to the UK's Policy Network's "Making Progressive Politics Work."
April 4, 2014
Review of the new book "The Second Machine Age" by Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee.
March 26, 2014
The Neo-Luddite argument is faulty and harmful to the policy debate.

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