Publications: Robert D. Atkinson

October 12, 2012
If we are going to get the policy framework right, Washington needs to stop thinking that conventional economists are the only ones qualified to shape economic policy.
October 5, 2012
It is time for an honest debate on the health of the American manufacturing industry.
October 1, 2012
As the 2012 presidential campaign moves in the final stage, ITIF is presenting general principles and specific recommendation ideas across several policy areas.
September 20, 2012
The U.S. needs a comprehensive national traded sector strategy to compete effectively in global markets.
September 20, 2012
The Budget Control Act would be a hard hit to vital U.S. industries, competitiveness, and economic recovery.
September 20, 2012
If the U.S. fails to secure high IP standards in the trade arrangements it enters into consequences will be significant to the economy.
September 19, 2012
Turning the economy around requires America winning the race for global innovation advantage.
September 19, 2012
What can be done in the U.S. economy to turn things around in the age of globalization?
September 19, 2012
Why would a European CEO be “shunned” if he moved much of his production to China?
September 17, 2012
As the 2012 presidential campaign moves in the final stage, ITIF is presenting general principles and specific recommendation ideas across several policy areas.