Publications: Robert D. Atkinson

December 5, 2012
Pressured or mandatory technology transfer by other nations has, is, and will continue to negatively impact American R&D and innovation capabilities.
December 3, 2012
If claims of a manufacturing rebound are continually fostered, Washington can continue to ignore manufacturing and not put in place necessary policies.
November 26, 2012
Economic doctrines lead to different views of optimal copyright policy.
November 19, 2012
The R&D credit corrects a serious market failure and spurs U.S. companies to invest in more R&D, creating more jobs, more competitive firms and a stronger U.S. economy.
November 16, 2012
There’s no need to wait until 2013 for Congress to pass essential legislation. Our global competitors certainly aren’t waiting to improve their tax, talent, technology and trade systems.
November 9, 2012
If state and local governments want to get off the treadmill and begin to make real progress, officials will need to make their voices heard and demand that Washington comes together in a bipartisan way.
November 5, 2012
As the 2012 presidential campaign moves in the final stage, ITIF is presenting general principles and specific recommendations across several policy areas.
November 1, 2012
Robert Atkinson Discusses the Future of IT Innovation with "Government Technology."
November 1, 2012
The real future of America’s economy lies in whether large firms and fast-growing small firms that want to be large firms succeed in America.
October 31, 2012
It's not only in America's interest for India to remain committed to open, market-based trade and robust IP protections; it's also in India's.