In this episode of Innovation Matters, we explore the intricate dynamics of regulation and innovation with Adam Thierer, Senior Research Fellow with the R Street Institute’s technology and innovation team. He discusses the evolution of ‘permissionless innovation’ and its influence on past, present, and future technological progress. Drawing insights from his book “Permissionless Innovation: The Continuing Case for Comprehensive Technological Freedom”, we embark on a journey to understand how various advancements have flourished without restrictions and impacted the technologies we rely on today.