Mobile technology provides tools and connections that enhance the lives of those who have this access. With the introduction of smartphones and tablet computers, there has been a sea change in the way people access and share information. Brookings experts study the impact mobile technology has on the public and private sectors, looking at ways to increase efficiency and innovation.
People use mobile phones to take pictures of the annual procession of Our Lady of Charity, the patron saint of Cuba, on the streets of downtown Havana September 8, 2014. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
The Explosive Growth of the Mobile Economy will Change the World
September 15, 2014, Joshua Bleiberg and Darrell M. West
The mobile economy has exceeded expectations with its rapid pace of growth over the past decade. The global mobile economy is currently $1.6 trillion and will reach $2 trillion by 2017. The explosive growth in the sectors has created barriers to further advances and exacerbated other issues. Government officials will need to address the problems to realize the full potential of the mobile economy.
September 10, 2014, Darrell M. West
September 10, 2014
September 9, 2014, Joshua Bleiberg and Darrell M. West
July 16, 2014, Joshua Bleiberg and Darrell M. West
June 24, 2014, Joshua Bleiberg
May 22, 2014, Haihua Li
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May 14, 2014, Hillary Schaub and Darrell M. West
May 7, 2014, Joshua Bleiberg
May 2, 2014, Fred Dews
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