Author Archives: Jeffrey Funk

What Does Innovation Today Tell Us about the US Economy Tomorrow?


This article is in Science and Religion: Exploring the Harmonies, Fall 2017


Above all, that the nation needs to get a lot better at linking scientific advance to economically and socially valuable technologies. How does the future of technological innovation look for the United States economy? Experts disagree. Techno-optimists such as Erik Brynjolfsson, Andrew McAfee, Martin Ford, and Ray Kurzweil claim that there are endless opportunities arising […]