Public Policy Challenges and Opportunities in a Digital Economy

This post is adapted from remarks given at the New America Foundation’s "Connecting Talent with Opportunity in the Digital Age," Thursday, June 4, 2015.


In many ways, recent McKinsey research confirms our instincts: The world of work is changing in fundamental ways.Online career platforms like LinkedIn and others link the individual to a broader universe of opportunities. They provide employers with access to a broader array of talent. And these platforms can facilitate quicker and more productive job searches and career decisions, which strengthens the entire economy.Everybody likes to claim a "win-win-win" — but this might be the real […]