Technology Will Actually Spur Wage Growth, Not Kill Jobs

Category: James Bessen

With Patent Litigation Surging, Creators Turn to Washington for Help

New York Times (subscription required) James Bessen, School of Law Patent law — famously arcane and technical — is becoming a mainstream, even bipartisan issue in Congress… Expert quote: “The litigation problem got worse, and it spread into mainstream America. That’s why we’re seeing this now, only four years after we had major patent reform […]

Free Community College Would Help Fix the Skills Gap

Harvard Business Review By James Bessen, School of Law On Friday, President Obama proposed a program that would make community college tuition free to most students. Such a program might go a long way to providing employers with a better-skilled workforce; it would also restore growing economic opportunity for many workers… View full article by expert James Bessen