87,000 New IRS Agents Aren’t Going to Solve America’s Real Problems, but Innovation WillThe IRS is about to hire as many as 87,000 new agents thanks to $80 billion in funding from the Inflation Reduction Act. It’s an attempt to correct years of underfunding at the agency. “There are a bunch of problems. They have about 8 million unprocessed 2021 returns... Read more
The World is Facing a New Food Crisis. Innovators Can HelpToday the world is facing the prospect of widespread food insecurity and starvation unlike any food crisis we have experienced in our lifetimes. According to the United Nations World Food program (WFP), “[m]illions of people across the world are at risk of being... Read more
As Food Prices Rise, the Need for Innovation is Becoming AcuteInflation is everywhere and the increase in food prices is apparent “across the board,” as Miguel Patricio, chief executive of Kraft Heinz, told the BBC in the fall, adding that the rising cost of basic ingredients such as cereals and oils has led the company to up... Read more
What Will COVID-19 Mean for the Future of Healthcare?
While there is very little good to be said about the ongoing COVID-19 situation, we can only hope that we recover from this pandemic while also making the healthcare and food systems better and stronger than they were before.Read more