Issues

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

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.

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.


November 18, 2009
This report benchmarks clean energy competitiveness in four nations: China, Japan, South Korea and the United States.

November 17, 2009
In this report, ITIF identifies the leading nations in mobile payments, explains why the United States lags so far behind, and offers recommendations.

November 15, 2009
Rob Atkinson describes how better data needs to be available on America's colleges and universities.