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May 15, 2014
The FCC has given preliminary approval to a controversial new approach to Net neutrality
May 15, 2014
Allowing for limited prioritization of certain types of traffic ultimately benefits the Internet as a whole and in no way threatens its openness, says Doug Brake.
May 15, 2014
ITIF issues a call for congressional action to spur expansion of telehealth services.
May 14, 2014
It is already clear that businesses and cities can benefit from connected machines in tangible ways.
May 14, 2014
Older speakers at a global forum apologizing for technology aren’t plugged in to how Millennials see things.
May 14, 2014
Broadening the scope of the ITA could boost global trade in ICT to more than $5 trillion.
May 12, 2014
Conflicting federal regulations and state laws have created barriers to effective implementation of telehealth nationally.
May 12, 2014
Imagine being able to video conference with your doctor without having to leave your home.
May 11, 2014
Daniel Castro argues that 3-D printing's capacity for innovation will ultimately benefit society, but we must address the policy implications including the need for reformed IP laws.
May 9, 2014
“Given that the Obama Administration has publicly supported increasing the R&D credit and making it permanent, it is troubling that they are now threatening to veto this pro-growth measure,” says Robert Atkinson.


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.