Publications: Robert D. Atkinson

November 28, 2011
Durban is likely to overlook the best way to drastically reduce carbon emissions—making unsubsidized clean energy cost-competitive with fossil fuels by driving innovation.
November 28, 2011
The AGREE Act provides practical bipartisan actions to encourage innovation.
November 9, 2011
If the next generation of Australians is to enjoy a better life than their parents, Australia needs to push for more technology and innovation, not less.
November 8, 2011
Too many policy elites have urged us not to fret, arguing the United States is still strong in "innovation." But manufacturing and innovation are linked.
November 7, 2011
America actually faces three deficits—the budget deficit, the trade deficit, and the investment deficit—that, if left unchecked, could total over $41 trillion in the next 10 years.
October 24, 2011
Rob Atkinson, writing for CNN's Global Public Square, emphasizes adopting strategies and policies that have worked for Germany to U.S. culture and economy.
October 19, 2011
There are lots of jobs we can get back from China if they stopped manipulating their currency.
October 5, 2011
Rob Atkinson to speak October 5, 2011 at Annual Washington Ideas Forum.
October 4, 2011
To create jobs, this report proposes driving down the value of dollar to boost exports and having firms bid for the right to repatriate foreign earnings.
October 4, 2011
The use of Big Data should not be confined to just the private sector; data offers incredible new opportunities to the public sector as well.