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Niccolo Invidia Joins Institute as Research Fellow

We are pleased to announce that Mr. Niccolo Invidia has joined the Institute as a Research Fellow, focusing primarily on our Global Poverty Project. Based in The Netherlands, he has an extensive educational background in social policy, political … [Read more]

The Drama of Predicting How our Lives Will Change from Technology

See the new article posted, addressing the all too common drama of robotic utopias, or artificial intelligence hell where our robots kill us. The reality is somewhere in between, and it is a matter of who is affected. Read more here. … [Read more]

Global Poverty Project Launched

Poverty is one of the most stubborn problems that a) technically should be solved, given our economic, technological, and scientific successes and b) continues to confound the developed world. Poverty is also a gateway to a host of other societal … [Read more]

TEDx Talk is Live!

"Forget Economics", given by Garrett Fisher at TEDx NapaValley on March 30, 2014, is live for viewing. Click on the menu item above called "TEDx Talk" to watch the video.   … [Read more]

What is ‘Economic Innovation’ anyway?

Most think of economic innovation as having to do with increasing production and efficiency. In our particular approach, that is very limited. Increases in production have served their purpose and now innovation is about more than production numbers, … [Read more]

Presentation to the Rural Workforce Investment Board

Garrett Fisher presented to the Rural Workforce Investment Board on April 16 in Dillon, CO. The subject was an update on findings from the initial scheduling of Startup Weekend Breckenridge, updates on its rescheduling, New Tech, and a developing … [Read more]

TEDx Talk “Forget Economics” Delivered in Napa, CA by Garrett Fisher

A continuation of the work developed in "The Human Theory of Everything," Garrett Fisher delivered a TEDx talk at TEDx NapaValley in Napa, CA on March 30, 2014. Well received by the audience of 400 listeners, the talk walked listeners through why … [Read more]

Garrett Fisher presents to NW Council of Governments Working Group

Held at the Vail Leadership Institute, the Colorado Northwest Council of Governments' bimonthly Working Group meeting was held on February 26 and Garrett Fisher presented updates on Startup Weekend Breckenridge and upcoming New Tech. He further … [Read more]

Institute Welcomes New Advisor

The Institute for Economic Innovation welcomes Jeff Schell, Esq. as an Advisor. Mr. Schell is a patent attorney based in Denver, CO and takes an innovative approach to protecting intellectual property for startups. He is highly active building … [Read more]

Startup Weekend coming to Breckenridge

Garrett Fisher is the Lead Organizer for bringing Startup Weekend to Breckenridge. The event will be 1/31/14 to 2/2/14 held at Colorado Mountain College 107 Denison Placer Rd Breckenridge CO 80424. This is the first in a series of differing event … [Read more]