Issues

June 27, 2013
The House Appropriations Energy and Water subcommittee voted last week to slash funding for key energy innovation programs at the Department of Energy for FY2014.

June 26, 2013
The Internet provides a powerful platform for individuals to engage in free speech, but some extremists regularly go online, often anonymously, to spread bigotry, engage in cyber-bullying, and encourage violence. In their new book, Viral Hate: Containing Its Spread on the Internet, Abraham Foxman and Christopher Wolf argue that online hate speech is a serious threat that needs to be addressed and discuss the merits of a range of responses including through the law, counter-speech, and intervention by intermediaries.


June 26, 2013
Richard Bennett lays out the three key issues that should be addressed in the House spectrum hearing Thursday: harmonization, relocation, and mobility in Rationalizing Government's Spectrum Use.

June 26, 2013
ITIF proposes a solution to consistently fund next-generation clean energy breakthroughs.

June 25, 2013
If we want to continue regional economic integration for South-Central Asia, better IP protection is the next step.

June 24, 2013
Privacy advocates do not want to give users choice; they want to set the privacy rules for millions of users.

June 24, 2013
If the U.S. follows the same path of the former retail giant, underestimating our competitors and taking our consumers for granted, we could “go out of business” the same way Woolworths did.

June 24, 2013
As the EU and China work to find a solution to their solar panel dumping standoff, is there room for the United States to help build a global agreement?

June 21, 2013
Senior Analysts, Stephen Ezell and Matthew Stepp present on innovation policy at the Center for Clean Air Policy-Europe Task Force.