Adams Nager

Adams Nager
Economic Research Analyst
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation

Adams Nager is an economic research analyst at the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation. Areas of interest include international competitiveness, macroeconomic theory, STEM education policy, and high-skilled immigration issues. Prior to ITIF, Adams was a student at Washington University in St. Louis, where he earned an M.A. in Political Economy and Public Policy and a B.A. in Economics and Political Economy.

Recent Publications

July 22, 2015

Vilifying the H-1B visa as a scapegoat for America’s stubbornly slow-to-improve unemployment rate ignores the immense economic benefits for both firms and workers, writes Adams Nager in IndustryWeek.

June 22, 2015

Only increased productivity can create growth, so recent numbers from the BLS should scare us.

April 20, 2015

To address misinformation, ITIF refutes 10 myths surrounding high-skilled immigration.

March 31, 2015

The small businesses amendments to the Ex-Im Banks' Reauthorization hurt small businesses.

March 30, 2015

Optimists say there is a renaissance underway in American manufacturing, but they are torturing the data and drawing dangerous conclusions.

March 23, 2015

Welcoming high-skilled STEM workers in technology industries creates jobs in the service economy.