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July 2, 2015
“This is a complete mercantilist dodge by the Chinese government,” says Rob Atkinson in POLITICO.
July 2, 2015
Rob Atkinson discusses corporate R&D spending in Bloomberg Businessweek.
July 1, 2015
“The goal is for Chinese companies to ultimately supplant foreign technology companies both in China and in markets around the world,” says ITIF in The Hill.
July 1, 2015
Doug Brake discusses the potential for the FCC to regulate privacy issues in Morning Consult.
June 30, 2015
“This isn’t just about consumer safety issues, or product safety, or public safety, this is about what individuals can do and how much freedom they have in using technology,” said Daniel Castro in Morning Consult.
June 30, 2015
Researchers see benefits, and potential dangers, from smart, aware machines, writes Computer World regarding our most recent event.
June 29, 2015
When it comes to cyberattacks, “you never want to blame the victim, but in this case, OPM is not the victim,” said Daniel Castro in the Christian Science Monitor.
June 27, 2015
ITIF released a report this month showing the negative side effects on U.S. business as a result of the Snowden leaks, writes Morning Consult.
June 26, 2015
We felt that there was a need for something earlier in the innovation stage and that manufacturing universities would be a way to address this, said Rob Atkinson in U.S. News & World Report.
June 25, 2015
The revelations by Edward Snowden led to an international backlash and cost U.S. technology companies an estimated $35 billion in lost sales and contracts by 2016 according to an ITIF report, writes Bloomberg.


Press Releases

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.
August 28, 2015
ITIF has long advocated for improving America’s innovation infrastructure with partnerships like these between government, industry, and academia.