Understanding and Maximizing America's Evolutionary Economy

17 October 2014

Portrait of Professor Eric Beinhocker

with Professor Eric Beinhocker
Professor of Public Policy Practice

Eric Beinhocker is a Professor of Public Policy Practice at the Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford. He is also the founder and Executive Director of the Institute for New Economic Thinking at the University’s Oxford Martin School. I...

INET Oxford Executive Director Eric Beinhocker participated in a panel discussion and debate at the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), a Washington DC think tank dedicated to innovation and growth policy.

ITIF's President Robert Atkinson presented a paper, 'Understanding and Maximizing America's Evolutionary Economy', arguing that we need to move beyond neoclassical growth theory to look at growth from an evolutionary perspective and develop public policies that accelerate economic evolution.