Publications: Robert D. Atkinson
April 8, 2014
The U.S. is in a race for global innovation advantage.
April 7, 2014
NSF's new "Science and Engineering Indicators" presents a misleading view of U.S. tech-based competitiveness.
April 4, 2014
Review of the new book "The Second Machine Age" by Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee.
April 3, 2014
Far from rebounding, U.S. manufacturing faces many challenge that require significant policy reform.
March 26, 2014
The Neo-Luddite argument is faulty and harmful to the policy debate.
March 25, 2014
There is considerable evidence that we are facing a STEM worker shortage. We must stop debating the point and focus our efforts on fixing the problem.
March 20, 2014
The 2015 budget proposal does not do enough to assist American manufacturers.
March 17, 2014
Decision could have far reaching negative implications for the future of the Internet.
March 14, 2014
Potential policies to limit apps for babies and toddlers are unnecessary. Let's stop treating parents as infants, and let infants have fun and maybe learn.
March 6, 2014
Maximizing global innovation requires a new approach to global trade and economic policy.