The information revolution requires a new social contract between the state, firms and workers. In his final State of the Union address, US President Barack Obama spoke of an America being buffeted by rapid technological change. His message was clear: The world is changing fast and the US better change with it. But if Americans have the audacity to hope that economic security is a... Continue Reading
George Robinson is a Thouron Scholar at the University of Pennsylvania. Before moving to the United States, he worked as a policy adviser for HM Treasury in the United Kingdom. He holds an MPhil in Politics from the University of Oxford. He writes regularly for the journal Global Policy.