Publications: Robert D. Atkinson

October 22, 2013
Mercantilist practices drastically inhibit the ability of U.S. enterprises to effectively compete in the global marketplace.
October 21, 2013
We need an “innovation economics” approach to the budget that spurs growth through increased investments, lower corp. taxes and more work.
October 21, 2013
Benjamin Freidman’s Neo-Luddite assessment of technology and jobs is a reminder why we should not let economists make policy.
October 18, 2013
The latest broadband rankings by Akami further illustrate that the claims of some broadband Casandras regarding the weakness of U.S. networks are highly misleading.
October 10, 2013
The U.S. freight transportation system faces major challenges and new policies are required to enhance investment and improve existing infrastructure.
October 7, 2013
The shutdown is just one symptom of a broader illness affecting governmental budgeting that is sabotaging our economic future.
October 4, 2013
A thorough analysis of capital investment over the past three decades uncovers several troubling trends.