Profile of Robert Atkinson
News & Commentary Posts: 8
Robert Atkinson is president of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation and co-author of the report "Are Robots Taking Our Jobs, or Making Them?"
Articles by Robert Atkinson
The case of Zenefits in Utah shows what's at stake when regulators go too far in the name of competitive "fairness."
Comparisons to electricity and cable TV are off base. Time for an honest discussion.
To boost its lackluster productivity and economic growth, Europe must loosen its regulatory hold on information and communication technologies.
It's time for Americans to worry more about the Luddites quashing tech innovation and progress, and worry less about job-stealing robots and privacy-invading smart meters.
"Digital libertarians" and "digital technocrats" want us to believe their way is the truth and the light. It's not that black and white.
Individual industries have their own alphabet soup of trade groups -- but we need one association, speaking with one voice, to drive US innovation policy.
Why cutting back on IT and other capital spending is disastrous for U.S. business and the country.
Neo-Luddite idea that automation causes high unemployment rates has been disproved throughout history.