In a presentation to the Department of Industry, Innovation and Science for the Government of Australia, Rob Atkinson discussed the historical and structural reasons for U.S. innovation leadership and global best practices for innovation policy.
April 6, 2016
April 1, 2016
Rob Atkinson gave an overview of the tactics and strategy responsible for the rapid growth of the East Asian economy and compared it to the opportunities available for Latin America.
February 16, 2016
Rob Atkinson opened his presentation to the Internal Market and Consumer Protection Committee Secretariat at the European Parliament by discussing the differences between digital hype and digital reality.
February 10, 2016
In a presentation to the Small Business Economic Research Forum put on by the Small Business Administration, Rob Atkinson described the various ways many economists incorrectly think about tech and innovation and proposed that looking at an economy as an evolutionary system is a more grounded approach.
October 13, 2015
Rob Atkinson presented at Engaged Citizens: Digital Government Showcase & Discussion that took place in Salt Lake City, Utah as a part of the 2015 NASCIO Annual Conference.
September 29, 2015
Rob Atkinson presented to the Association of American Publishers Fall Policy Exchange on the history and current state of tech populism and how it skews tech policy debates.
September 21, 2015
Rob Atkinson discussed the current state of U.S. innovation-based competitiveness and the R&D tax credit in the context of both competitiveness and tax reform at the Bloomberg Research and Development Tax Credit Symposium.
September 14, 2015
Stephen Ezell gave a presentation to staff from the International Trade Administration on the key elements of Europe’s Digital Single Market and General Data Protection Regulation proposals, discussing some of the competition, trade, and economic policy issues they raise.
September 7, 2015
At Bruegel’s 10th anniversary conference, Rob Atkinson gave an overview of information and communications technologies (ICTs) as a driver of growth and the various challenges to ICT development.
August 25, 2015
Center for Data Innovation director Daniel Castro delivered a keynote address at “The Internet of Things: Connected Government.”