“I worry that too many policymakers are buying into this new meme that technology is responsible for the relatively weak performance in the labor market,” said Rob Atkinson on the Bloomberg Advantage radio program. "And when you start blaming technology for things that it really didn't cause, you stop supporting technology as well."
Joshua New discussed smart cities and the Internet of Things on Public Radio International’s To the Point.
Val Giddings discussed the Food and Drug Administration’s approval of genetically engineered salmon for human consumption on NPR’s The Diane Rehm Show.
Joe Kennedy discussed the R&D tax credit and bonus depreciation on Sirius XM’s Morning Briefing.
Daniel Castro explains to the BBC World Service that the European Court of Justice’s Safe Harbor decision will make business tricky for transatlantic tech firms.
Daniel Castro explains how society often goes from the “tech-hype cycle” to the “tech panic cycle” and how irrational public fears create bad public policy and slow down innovation on the “Unlisted with Brad Inman” podcast.
Rob Atkinson was a guest on the Jonathon & Kelly Show on 97.5 WCOS (Columbia, SC) to discuss ITIF’s 2016 campaign agenda.
Doug Brake discussed the future of FM radio on The Kojo Nnamdi Show.
Daniel Castro discussed the potential privacy impacts of the USA Freedom Act with Radio Sputnik.
Rob Atkinson spoke at the Commonwealth Club of California about threats to the state's leadership in global innovation and the implications for Bay Area firms as well as national, state, and local policymakers.