Issues

CNN: Did Obama sell his ISIS strategy?

PPI President Will Marshall contributed his views to CNN following President Obama’s recent speech that addressed the threat posed by the Islamic State of Iraq…

Washington Post reports on U.S. Investment Heroes of 2014

The Washington Post quoted PPI Chief Economic Strategist Michael Mandel in a story mentioning PPI’s newest report, U.S. Investment Heroes of 2014: Investing at Home…

WJLA Channel 7: Websites protest FCC ‘fast lanes’ with Internet Slowdown Day

PPI Senior Fellow Hal Singer was quoted in a story by WJLA Channel 7 regarding yesterday’s Internet Slowdown Day, a protest organized by net neutrality…

Obama Goes Back to War

It’s no small irony that President Obama, who had hoped to earn his Nobel Peace Prize after the fact by ending America’s wars, will speak…

Multichannel News: Comcast, TWC On List Of Top Capital Spend

Multichannel News quoted PPI Senior Fellow Hal Singer accompanying the release of PPI’s newest report, U.S. Investment Heroes of 2014: Investing at Home in a…

U.S. Investment Heroes of 2014: Investing at Home in a Connected World

In this era of globalization, goods, services, money, people, and data all cross national borders with ease. Indeed, connectedness to the rest of the world…

USA Today: AT&T, Verizon, Exxon are top corporate spenders

PPI Economist Diana Carew was quoted in a USA Today exclusive covering PPI’s newest report, U.S. Investment Heroes of 2014: Investing at Home in a…

The Data-Driven Economy and the FDA

The shift to data-driven growth is the single most important reason why the U.S. economy is far outperforming the European economy these days. Online sales…

Forbes: Want To Keep Telecom Investment Going Strong? Avoid Rate Regulation Under Title II

Quants have been studying the million-plus comments submitted to the FCC during the Open Internet proceeding, and unsurprisingly, the vast majority favor net neutrality. But what does that mean? Those pressing…

Anti-inversion legislation: A “boomerang bill”

There must be a good word for legislation that produces exactly the opposite result that its supporters intend. I know, let’s call it a “boomerang…