Daniel Castro on international cloud policies and how countries are warning the Patriot Act is a threat to privacy and a reason not to use a U.S.-based data center.
July 30, 2012
July 30, 2012
Mandates requiring that data generated within a country be stored on servers in that country are anticompetitive and should be combated by the U.S. government, according to Daniel Castro.
July 26, 2012
Strong U.S. leadership is needed to combat trade practices that other countries are using to block foreign competitors.
July 21, 2012
The right question is how do we create an environment where the heads of corporation will be putting the next 1,000 jobs in the U.S. instead of a debate about outsourcing.
July 17, 2012
The idea of cutting federal R&D and NIH spending relative to the economy poses a threat to the New Jersey innovation economy.
July 15, 2012
While the classic Keynesian economic view suggests healthy consumer consumption spurs economic growth, sharing encourages more-efficient use of existing goods and diverts capital to other types of consumption and investment.
July 11, 2012
ITIF defended Google and warned the FTC's crackdown may discourage other companies from sharing more information about their privacy policies.
July 10, 2012
July 6, 2012
Fox Business cites ITIF report numbers in examining the products manufactured in America.
October 6, 2015
US and EU Should Act Swiftly to Establish New Privacy Protections to Avoid Long-Term Digital Trade Disruption
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
ITIF Welcomes Global Connect Initiative, Urges Elimination of ICT Taxes and Tariffs as Essential to Global Internet Access
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
China Not Living Up to WTO Commitments to Detriment of Global Trading System, Warns ITIF; Urges ‘Constructive Confrontation’ As New Path Forward
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
New Report Illustrates How Overheated Rhetoric Creates a ‘Privacy Panic Cycle’ for New Technologies, Warns Policymakers Not to Overreact
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
Microsoft Warrant Case Highlights Catch-22 for U.S. Tech Competitiveness, Says ITIF; Underscores Pressing Need for Global Agreement on Government Access to Data
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.