Adding new products to the Information Technology Agreement (ITA)could increase U.S. exports of information and communications technology products.
March 15, 2012
March 14, 2012
March 11, 2012
March 10, 2012
Strict privacy rules could lead to substantial cuts in online advertising dollars and an even larger hit to growth over the next five to 10 years.
March 8, 2012
Many of the models that economists use still think we are a closed economy where we don't really compete with other countries.
March 6, 2012
If anything, investment incentives should be enhanced, because of what countries such as the U.K. are doing to encourage innovation, said Rob Atkinson.
March 2, 2012
March 2, 2012
Daniel Castro emphasizes the importance of adapting electronic voting systems.
March 1, 2012
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.