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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February 4, 2014
Automation is the path forward and should be promoted not demonized.
January 7, 2014
ITIF and an expert panel will discuss our unique budget and debt proposal that will boost U.S. productivity, innovation, and competitiveness while also reducing the debt-to-GDP ratio.
January 2, 2014
Innovation-based industries need a unified voice to drive US innovation policy.
December 17, 2013
ITIF and a panel of experts will assess how technology can drive government productivity.
November 26, 2013
The benefits of economic growth are widely shared but not as widely as they could be, says a new paper.
November 21, 2013
This panel discussion will investigate the current state of semiconductor innovation and the reforms and investments necessary to meet the potential of Moore’s Law.
October 21, 2013
Benjamin Freidman’s Neo-Luddite assessment of technology and jobs is a reminder why we should not let economists make policy.
October 4, 2013
A thorough analysis of capital investment over the past three decades uncovers several troubling trends.
September 26, 2013
The “robots are taking our jobs” narrative is not backed by the facts or common sense.
September 24, 2013
Many pundits, activists and policymakers are arguing that productivity causes job loss. They are wrong.

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