Issues

March 8, 2012
Benchmarking the effectiveness of the innovation policies of 55 countries - including virtually all EU, OECD, APEC and BRIC economies - and provides a framework for making effective policies.

March 8, 2012
Energy policy should reflect need for aggressive RD&D investments to drive clean technology cost reductions not reliant on government subsidies or mandates.

March 8, 2012
Restrictive regulations have negatvie effects on applied plant science and major R&D facilities of European agrochemical companies.

March 7, 2012
ARPA-E carries the innovation mantle of Bell Labs in the clean energy space.

March 6, 2012
Regulators should create policies that protect privacy while minimizing burdens on businesses.

March 6, 2012
DOI has significant potential to be a major source of support for the deployment of clean energy technologies.

March 6, 2012
The tax code should reduce ineffective exemptions and incentives while expanding effective ones focused on innovation.

March 5, 2012
Summary and review of the recent study by Caldeira and Myhrvold exposes the realities of natural gas in our current climate situation.

March 5, 2012
Like ITIF has stressed, Myhrvold’s new study concludes it’s going to be a difficult task to reduce global temperatures from the fossil-fuel driven trajectory it’s on now.

March 5, 2012
Senior Analyst Stephen Ezell will participate in a round table for FRB-Atlanta on market conditions for small business growth and access to risk capital.