Robert Atkinson will present on "Achieving Shared Growth for the U.S. in a Global Economy" to the 2013 LEAD Conference. Leading voices from academia, business, and government will gather on Georgetown’s campus for a bipartisan discussion on strategies to promote shared economic growth. The LEAD Conference is free and open to the public.
The STEM Crisis is Real
Recently, Robert Charette penned a blog post on IEEE Spectrum titled “The STEM Crisis is a Myth.” However, Mr. Charette’s argument is based on flawed analysis and faulty assumptions. America does face a STEM shortage in key industries and if we do not enact reforms to address this we will continue to fall behind our global competitors.