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News Clippings

May 8, 2014
Anti-GMO advocates willfully overlook the fact that these technologies have been principally responsible for reducing the overall price of food, says Val Giddings.
May 8, 2014
U.S. companies are doing more and more R&D offshore, one reason why is cost – not just labor cost – but also tax cost, says Robert Atkinson.
May 8, 2014
We should move forward with pro-growth, tax policy changes that already have bipartisan support, says Robert Atkinson.
May 7, 2014
Making the R&D tax credit permanent would increase economic and job growth.
May 5, 2014
The PRISM revelations continue to impact Internet activity.
May 5, 2014
"The report disproportionately focuses on fears that big data might harm consumers,” says Daniel Castro.
May 2, 2014
Daniel Castro commended the administration for its efforts, but said the report is a “reminder that we have a long way to go before Washington gets over its fear of big data.”
May 1, 2014
The Center for Data Innovation argued the report’s findings might result in "unnecessary restrictions on the collection and use of data by the private sector."
April 28, 2014
“With this legislation, big data is finally coming of age in the federal government,” says Daniel Castro.
April 28, 2014
The argument that the Comcast/Time Warner merger will hamper broadband speeds is inaccurate and misleading.


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.