Issues

February 7, 2012
ITIF takes on Christina Romer’s argument the United States does not need a national manufacturing strategy.

January 3, 2012
ITIF is holding a forum on applying the DARPA concepts to energy innovation.

February 3, 2012
If we’ve come this far (or low) that a policy to help ALL manufacturers is industrial policy, then essentially neoclassical economists are saying that all policies need to be completely neutral between industries.

February 2, 2012
Policies should promote ­not restrict activities like venture investing.

February 1, 2012
The Great Recession has given way to a less-than-great recovery and the pressure is on for Washington to respond. ITIF President Rob Atkinson and Dean Baker, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research, will debate progressive economic policies.

January 31, 2012
Clean Energy Policy Analyst Matt Stepp will present "The State of U.S. Energy Innovation Policy” at EUEC 2012.

January 31, 2012
Privacy advocates continue to inflate criticism as Google changes its privacy settings.

January 26, 2012
ITIF affirmed it praise for the President's focus on competitiveness but makes the case for more robust R&D, tax, trade and energy.

January 25, 2012
It's time for many to stop circulating the myth technology will destroy jobs. Technology actually has the opposite effect on productivity and job growth.

January 25, 2012
A weaker dollar could help U.S. manufacturers become more competitive and keep jobs at home.