Issues

December 12, 2012
Emerging batteries, higher-efficiency solar cells, next-generation wind turbines, and a smarter grid, are evidence of the value of public investment in clean energy.

December 11, 2012
Creating a National Network for Manufacturing Innovation should be a priority for policymakers.

December 11, 2012
Rebuttal to Krugman's claims that innovation has lead to lower employment and lower wages.

December 10, 2012
We have some issues in telecom policy in the U. S. these days but broadsided criticisms that are all but completely divorced from the facts aren't going to help policymakers.

December 10, 2012
The new Hub at Argonne National Lab will help focus advanced battery development but even more coordination is needed.

December 7, 2012
Rob Atkinson will moderate a panel discussion will address challenges and possibilities for the future of STEM education at the Embassy of Sweden.

December 6, 2012
The State New Economy Index uses 26 indicators to measure the extent to which state economies are knowledge-based, globalized, entrepreneurial, IT-driven and innovation-based.

December 6, 2012
In a post for Ideas Lab, Rob Atkinson provides an overview of the State New Economy Index.

December 6, 2012
Val Giddings will present on at the Food Policy and Impact conference on the panel "GMO Labeling and Mandatory Disclosures–Where Is It Heading?"

December 6, 2012
It remains to be seen if any dire outcomes will result from WCIT, as the proceedings stretch into a second week.