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I'm the Ideas Editor at TED.

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Helen Walters
Posted over 2 years ago
Is America past its prime? DISCUSS WITH Robert Gordon and Erik Brynjolfsson in a LIVE DEBATE, Thursday at 4pm Eastern.
Hello everyone, and welcome to today's sure-to-be scintillating, one-hour Live TED conversation. Our topic today: "Is America past its prime?" In the red corner, we have Robert J Gordon, Stanley G Harris professor of the social sciences at Northwestern University. In the blue corner, the director of the MIT Center for Digital Business and a research associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, Erik Brynjolfsson. PLEASE USE THE "POST A COMMENT" BOXES ABOVE AND BELOW TO SUBMIT YOUR QUESTIONS! Ready..... set..... go!