Publications: Robert D. Atkinson

November 13, 2013
ITIF recommends that policymakers preserve statutory damages for large-scale infringement, allow the private sector to freely negotiate online licensing, and support multi-stakeholder dialogue on further cooperation for DMCA takedown requests.
November 12, 2013
Protecting intellectual property has lasting positive effects for the global innovation ecosystem and domestic growth.
November 12, 2013
We must reform federal policy to improve procurement, managements and oversight of government IT.
October 31, 2013
US isn't behind on broadband, contrary to new report's claims.
October 29, 2013
NAF's broadband report compares apples to oranges and ignores important questions about what broadband actually costs to provide.
October 23, 2013
Private capital investment in the U.S. has fallen significantly in the last decade, exacerbating the economic stagnation we face.
October 22, 2013
Mercantilist practices drastically inhibit the ability of U.S. enterprises to effectively compete in the global marketplace.
October 21, 2013
We need an “innovation economics” approach to the budget that spurs growth through increased investments, lower corp. taxes and more work.
October 21, 2013
Benjamin Freidman’s Neo-Luddite assessment of technology and jobs is a reminder why we should not let economists make policy.
October 18, 2013
The latest broadband rankings by Akami further illustrate that the claims of some broadband Casandras regarding the weakness of U.S. networks are highly misleading.