Publications: Robert D. Atkinson

December 31, 2009
The digital information revolution is not likely to produce a world that looks significantly different than the world of the recent past.
December 15, 2009
ITIF President Rob Atkinson explains how ICT has the potential to revolutionize the lives of people around the world, in developed and developing countries alike.
December 2, 2009
There is renewed interest in a job creation agenda. But many of the proposals put forth to date overlook the importance of exports and innovation.
November 18, 2009
This report benchmarks clean energy competitiveness in four nations: China, Japan, South Korea and the United States.
November 15, 2009
Rob Atkinson describes how better data needs to be available on America's colleges and universities.
November 5, 2009
If the United States is to achieve the promise of the broadband revolution it will need to ensure that a much larger share of Americans are subscribers.
October 26, 2009
In this video blog Rob Atkinson explores the debate over online behavioral targeting.
October 19, 2009
ITIF lays out ten key questions it believes are critical to answer accurately before any regulatory decisions are made.
September 25, 2009
Countries should adopt innovation-based, domestic-growth strategies instead of relying on mercantilist, export-lead economic policies.
September 15, 2009
In this article Rob Atkinson argues that policymakers too often take their cues on economic policy from neoclassical economic doctrine that does not appreciate the importance of innovation.