Dr. Robert Atkinson, President of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
Atkinson’s paper, “Opening the Mail: A New Postal System for the New
Economy,” was widely regarded as one of the most prescient on the
subject when it was published by the Progressive Policy Institute in
We discussed which predictions happened, which are
still likely to happen, and what the policy implications are today at
this critical period for the U.S. Postal Service.