Tuesday, June 19, 2018
“It is the framework which changes with each new technology and not just the picture within the frame.”
– Marshall McLuhan –
The impact of new technologies isn’t always measurable until well after their impact. Yet an undisputed truth is that new technologies historically drive productivity increases. Today, while experts are conflicted about the reason underlying the multi-decade slowdown in U.S. productivity growth, a consensus is emerging that the last thirty years are simply the lull before the storm. To read more about why we may be poised for a dramatic period of disruption, check out this thought piece from the American Enterprise Institute.