Our anemic economy needs meaningful job creation. In the ‘90s Information Technology (IT) related innovations created many jobs and boosted productivity by 1-2%, enough to allow for good income growth. In the 3rd quarter of 2011 income grew just 0.1%. Within the next 5-10 years there are innovations whose total scale offers hope. Some build-out […]
The Philadelphia Tribune article, published April 6, 2011, “Green Benefits of Telecommuting” is available at this web link.
Joseph Fuhr (ACI Senior Fellow and Widener University economics professor) and Steve Pociask (ACI president) have published an article in Scientific Research’s periodical, Low Carbon Economy. The article reviews and estimates the potential benefits of telecommuting (both economic and environmental benefits) resulting from broadband and other information technologies. The article is available online and in print form. Citation: Joseph P. Fuhr […]