Issues

December 15, 2009
The U.S. government can and should do more to support industry efforts to reduce digital piracy.

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 14, 2009
A discussion with Digby, Lord Jones of Birmingham, UK Business Ambassador and former Minister, UK Trade & Investment.

December 9, 2009
Video from the event "Targeted Online Advertising: The Savior of the Web or Fundamental Threat to Privacy?"

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.

December 1, 2009
An op-ed in Federal Computer Weekly discussing the problems with relying on professional certification to improve the security outlook of government agencies.

December 1, 2009
Rob Atkinson discusses innovation policy at the 2009 Innovation Economy Conference.

November 28, 2009
While the technology is readily available in the U.S., it will be some time before Americans can use their cellphones as mobile wallets.

November 23, 2009
Dr. Joris Al, General Director of The Netherlands’ Centre for Transport and Navigation in the Ministry of Transport, will present on Holland’s bold new proposal for a nationwide pay-per-use road pricing program.

November 21, 2009
A debate on the status of competition in the broadband market.