Articles, Op-Eds, & Blogs

June 17, 2021
Absent a major change in the orientation of foreign research funding – something that will not happen – it is time for Congress to put America first when it comes to science and tech policy.
June 17, 2021
If the Biden administration wants to support the innovation and growth in the burgeoning fintech and payment services sector, it needs to send a clear message that countries cannot use regulatory policies disguised as barriers to protect local firms.
June 17, 2021
Korea needs to embrace all kinds of automation and leave the decisions of whether it is worker-enhancing or worker-replacing up to companies—and the Korean government should expand, not cut tax incentives for investing in automation.
June 11, 2021
The United States needs to shift from an approach to power trade that is based on advancing U.S. foreign policy interests to an approach that focuses on advancing U.S. competitive advantage against China, especially in critical advanced technology sectors.
June 11, 2021
New research by economists at the University of Zurich tests the hypothesis that rising low-skill wage is a driver of automation by examining firm-level data of automation patents.
June 10, 2021
In a time of growing influence of China and its large internet companies, you may think that we urgently need the EU’s proposed 
June 10, 2021
The president should seek a stronger alliance with European allies, particularly against China, but he should not “give away the store” by sacrificing U.S. economic and technology interests simply to make amends.
June 7, 2021
In a satirical piece, Rob Atkinson describes the current state of the responsible or “human-centered” AI movement, which rejects the use of AI to automate work.
June 7, 2021
Added data regulations will only limit the growth of the digital economy and dissatisfy consumers.
June 4, 2021
Sen. Josh Hawley (R-MO) and others have argued we’re living in an “age of monopoly,” but that argument is not backed up by data.

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