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May 7, 2015
Following the court’s ruling, Congress should act swiftly to protect civil liberties and national security by prohibiting bulk collection and government overreach, says Daniel Castro.
May 7, 2015
"This is the European Commission using regulation to take shots at American companies," says Daniel Castro.
May 6, 2015
The EU’s DSM should be used to expand digital free trade not isolate Europe from the world, says Robert Atkinson.
May 4, 2015
Consumers should not be subject to potential law suits due to reviews of products or businesses they post online.
May 4, 2015
The moves by multiple companies to eliminate GMO ingredients from their products is misguided and based on fear not facts.
April 28, 2015
Chipoltle’s new GMO-free campaign is “profoundly mistaken, based on fear and misrepresentation,” says Val Giddings.
April 27, 2015
There could be vast improvement to Americans’ daily lives if drone technology were interwoven into society — including cost savings, innovative services and more jobs.
April 22, 2015
High skill immigration creates economic value, notes Rob Atkinson.
April 22, 2015
Despite what some advocates have claimed, broad economic growth does benefit average Americans.
April 21, 2015
A new analysis by ITIF illustrates America’s critical need for foreign technology workers.


Press Releases

October 9, 2015
Congressman Frank Pallone (D-NJ) spoke clearly at the Duke Law Forum on the Future of Video Competition and Regulation: The FCC should “hit the pause button” on regulating streaming video. This is a sound recommendation, says Doug Brake.
October 6, 2015
Policymakers in the United States and EU should work together swiftly to implement an interim agreement so that we do not shut down transatlantic digital commerce overnight, says Daniel Castro.
October 5, 2015
The BEPS project should not be an excuse for hidden tax increases, nor should it dramatically increase the cost of compliance, says Joe Kennedy.
October 5, 2015
As Congress begins to review this new framework, we implore lawmakers to remember the importance of having a high-standard agreement that sets the bar for all future global trade agreements.
October 2, 2015
Instead of nullifying the Safe Harbor, policymakers in the United States and EU should work together to make a number of much-needed privacy reforms, says Daniel Castro.
September 28, 2015
The single most important thing a nation can do to spur Internet access and adoption is eliminate taxes and tariffs on ICT goods and services.
September 23, 2015
We agree there is no place for digital protectionism in the global innovation economy.
September 17, 2015
ITIF releases report outlining the ways China has failed to live up to the commitments it made when it joined the WTO.
September 10, 2015
ITIF released a comprehensive analysis of how privacy advocates trigger waves of public fear about new technologies in a recurring “privacy panic cycle.”
September 9, 2015
The best path forward is for the U.S. government to improve the MLAT process, says Daniel Castro.