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TED Talks: Season 2013

2013x78 Robert Gordon: The death of innovation, the end of growth
TV-PG

  • 2013-04-24T04:00:00Z on YouTube
  • 15 mins
  • United States
  • Documentary, Special Interest

The US economy has been expanding wildly for two centuries. Are we witnessing the end of growth? Economist Robert Gordon lays out 4 reasons US growth may be slowing, detailing factors like epidemic debt and growing inequality, which could move the US into a period of stasis we can't innovate our way out of. Be sure to watch the opposing viewpoint from Erik Brynjolfsson.

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