For all the attention on antitrust enforcement against the biggest US technology companies, the more important issue for the economy concerns the direction of technological change.
Policymakers and the public at large understand the importance of innovation to economic growth and well being.
Innovations frequently face high barriers to implementation, with governments sometimes banning new technologies outright
Technological diffusion can be constrained on both the demand and supply sides of the economy
We are entering a new golden era of innovation, which will radically increase productivity growth and improve the way we live and work
over 180 countries had submitted detailed plans to curb their greenhouse gas emissions.