Issues

February 16, 2011
Washington’s dogged faith in tax code simplicity will trump efforts to reshape the code as a driver of innovation and U.S. competitiveness.

February 15, 2011
The President’s 2012 budget proposal would make clean energy innovation a higher national priority.

February 14, 2011
Never before has a President made such a forceful statement in support of U.S. innovation policy. Yet his agenda can and should be bolder.

February 14, 2011
The Administration’s corporate tax reform proposals would make our competitiveness worse. Instead, Washington should take a page out of the states’ economic playbooks.

February 11, 2011
Net neutrality is a holdover from a long-settled engineering debate about network design. Internet policy should be broader.

February 9, 2011
Rob Atkinson moderated for event regarding the release of the SAFE Transportation Paper.

February 8, 2011
President Obama’s call to increase the R&D tax credit to 17 percent is an important first step but more needs to be done to improve U.S. competitiveness.

February 7, 2011
Presentation at the Industrial College of the Armed Forces

February 7, 2011
The Commerce Department should champion pro-innovation information policies, rather than narrowly focus on consumer privacy at the expense of other goals.

February 7, 2011
Multimedia from the event in which two leading advocates of increased federal investment in innovation face off against two leading opponents.