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Give Our Kids a Break: How Three-Year Degrees Can Cut the Cost of College

The American higher education system is the finest in the world. Our universities and colleges are unmatched, and we have more highly rated schools than…

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…

The Best Path Forward on Net Neutrality

Net neutrality—the notion that all Internet traffic, regardless of its source or type, must be treated the same by Internet Service Providers (ISPs)—is back on…

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Energy investment boom drives economic recovery

Americans seem to have a love-hate relationship with major energy companies. On the one hand, our iconic brands are global leaders and symbols of U.S….

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…

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…

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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…

The Great Squeeze Continues to Hit Young People

The latest jobs numbers, along with new research from the Federal Reserve and Brookings, reaffirms what I’ve been writing for some time: the Great Squeeze…

Regulation and the Data-Driven Boom

The FCC has a full plate: It is dealing a wide variety of regulatory policy decisions in the coming months, including net neutrality, IP transition,…

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