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The DOE’s 17 national science laboratories need to get more engaged in economic development, innovation, and technology commercialization at the regional level.
Roll Call
ITIF releases the new report Beyond Internet Universalism.
The Hill
This ‘technological McCarthyism’ is a dangerous game and has no place in broadband regulation narrowly, or tech policy more broadly,” says Robert Atkinson.
Washington Post
Rob Atkinson argues the proposed "Internet slowdown" is an attempt to "whip up the masses" by harnessing a sort of "technological McCarthyism.”
Huffington Post
Connected vehicles could transform transportation and enhance efforts to combat climate change.
Providence Journal
Rob Atkinson will discuss Rhode Island’s rank in the 2014 State New Economy Index.
U.S. businesses pay 20% more in taxes than they receive in benefits.
Roll Call
By making government data more accessible, state governments can foster data-driven innovation in both the public and private sectors.
Advertising Age
In comments filed with the NTIA, Microsoft called for legislation to reign in electronic surveillance by the government.
Automation lowers prices which increases demand for goods and services, which in turn creates jobs, says Robert Atkinson.