Issues

January 18, 2012
With its vast holdings, the government has learned a thing or two about procurement and coordinating construction management and it plays a critical role in setting standards and undertaking industry-related R&D.

January 17, 2012
Daniel Castro weighs in on the controversial SOPA/PIPA acts, pointing out the negative effects of foreign internet piracy.

January 17, 2012
Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will present at the State of the Net Conference on privacy.

January 12, 2012
Senior Research Fellow Richard Bennett will present at the State of the Net Conference on bandwidth constraints.

January 12, 2012
In a presentation to the Pennsylvania Governor’s Manufacturing Advisory Council, Stephen Ezell stressed the importance of revitalizing local and national manufacturing sectors.

January 11, 2012
A new report on state of clean energy investment funds highlights an under-reported, but potentially important clean energy policy tool.

January 9, 2012
Legislation aimed at rogue foreign sites, while not a complete solution, does at least recognize that IP and malware are connected and the cost of IP-related crime to the U.S. economy and the security of consumers warrants action.

January 6, 2012
Highlights from this post include clean energy innovation and DOD as well as the solar energy battle with China.

January 6, 2012
If America wants a manufacturing rebound, it can’t just hope, wish and pray. It has to act.

January 5, 2012
As the Commerce Department unveiled a report on U.S. innovation and competitiveness, ITIF hoped it would raise the public awareness of ebbing of U.S. competitiveness.