PPI in the News

SmartData Collective: What the Internet of Things Means for Physical Industries

SmartData Collective’s Mark van Rijmenam highlighted PPI’s Michael Mandel remarks on the Internet of Things and the video of his participation in the Washington Post…

The Hill: Don’t reform the tax code on the backs of over-taxed energy producers

William F. Shughart II, writing for the Hill, referenced an observation made by the Progressive Policy Institute that major U.S. energy companies are “Investment Heroes.”…

USA Today: Mortgage reform roils Washington

USA Today‘s Darrell Delamaide quoted PPI’s Jason Gold on GSE reform. He recalled the debate over the future of the two government-controlled entities that back…

Bloomberg West: Does Tech Help the San Francisco Economy?

PPI’s Michael Mandel spoke on Bloomberg Television‘s “Bloomberg West” on April 4th to discuss the pros and cons of tech tax breaks. He identified the…

TechCocktailDC: 5 Factors That Determine Whether The Internet of Things Can Save the US Economy

PPI’s Michael Mandel was quoted in an article by Ronald Barba for Tech Cocktail DC. He was cited in “5 Factors That Determine Whether The Internet…

Forbes: Why CIOs Need To Think About The Internet Of Things

Forbes’ Howard Baldwin wrote an article on March 26th about the Internet of Things and its importance for CIOs, referencing PPI’s Michael Mandel presentation for…

National Journal: An Old Idea, Tolling Federal Highways

Fawn Johnson, writing for National Journal, quoted former Pennsylvania Governor Ed Rendell on the need for further investment in national infrastructure.  Johnson was the moderator for PPI’s Investing…

Marketplace Business: Ghetty Images and IP Rights

Michael Mandel, PPI’s Chief Economist, was interviewed by Dan Weissmann of Marketplace Business to help unwrap Ghetty’s decision to offer 35 million of its protected…

Financial Times: Obama seeks poll dividend from wage fight

Barney Jopson, writing for Financial Times, quoted Will Marshall, PPI president, on President Obama’s plan to raise the minimum wage.  The article explores the popular support for…

Time: America’s Big Cities Are Inequality Hot Spots

Time‘s Denver Nicks referenced an observation made by the Progressive Policy Institute on the positive effects that tech hubs have on income inequality. Nicks cited…