January 27, 2016

Goodbye, Golden Age of Growth

Can future innovations match the great inventions of the past? Will artificial intelligence, robots, 3D printing and other offspring of the digital revolution do for economic growth what the second industrial revolution did between 1920 and 1970? Technologists say yes. But Robert Gordon, the author of "The Rise and Fall of American Growth,” says no. The tech revolution's impact will not match the industrial revolution's.

The pace of innovation vs. the impact of innovation

Topics: Innovation, Culture, Sharing Economy