Issues

February 25, 2013
Rob Atkinson will moderate the panel "Get Smart about IP: Pros, Cons and Costs of Your Patent Strategy" as part of the 2013 ARPA-E Summit.

February 25, 2013
Europe and America need to realize the global nature of the innovation competitiveness challenge, wrote Rob Atkinson in this special op-ed of the Spring 2013 issue of "Europe's World."

February 21, 2013
Making EVs cost and perform like gas cars is a real barrier to EVs playing any role, big or small, in decarbonizing transportation.

February 21, 2013
Rob Atkinson was interviewed by Manufacturing Revival Radio on U.S. manufacturing and competitiveness.

February 21, 2013
Renewed focus on battery innovation is what's needed for EV adoption.

February 20, 2013
In his monthly contribution to "IndustryWeek," Rob Atkinson argues anemic overall performance of the U.S. economy can be tied directly to the loss of traded sector, particularly, manufacturing competitiveness.

February 20, 2013
A higher minimum wage would spur economic growth, while also increasing economic fairness.

February 17, 2013
ITIF Senior Analyst Stephen Ezell presented on the future of advanced manufacturing at the AAAS annual conference.

February 15, 2013
Vermont's H112 should not be enacted because it is based on a misunderstanding about biotech crops.

February 15, 2013
The president’s proposed initiatives are a good start to revitalize manufacturing, but they don’t go nearly far enough.