Dayton Daily News
December 6, 2012
Examining where Ohio ranked on ITIF's State New Economy Index.
San Francisco Chronicle
November 24, 2012
Rob Atkinson stresses the importance of new tax ideas like patent boxes.
November 19, 2012
One area where Atkinson would like to see the U.S. make progress is with mobile payments. The U.S. is well behind Japan and South Korea in embracing this technology, and a 2009 paper by ITIF senior analyst Stephen Ezell lays out some of the issues that need to be addressed to catch up.
November 16, 2012
“We’re not even close” to the ideal amount of corporate R&D in the U.S., says Robert Atkinson. Throwing the R&D credit out in the name of giving the budgetary balloon more lift would inadvertently harm the economy’s growth, says Atkinson.
November 13, 2012
Atkinson calculates that the gas tax, now at 18.4 cents a gallon, costs Americans about one third as much as it did when it was enacted in 1994, given inflation, increases in fuel economy and rising incomes.
Jobs Forum Panelists Call for Revolutionizing Delaware's Workforce
December 12, 2013
The current federal IT process is largely broken and HealthCare.gov is simply the newest reminder of that dysfunction, says Robert Atkinson.
December 11, 2013
ITIF hosted a panel on the policies needed to improve semiconductor innovation.
December 10, 2013
"The entire tech industry has been implicated and is now facing a global backlash," states Daniel Castro
Fierce Government IT
December 9, 2013
Differing regulatory frameworks post-PRISM threaten growth of digital economy.
December 5, 2013
Microsoft's encryption plan is a reaction to questions from their customers about what can be done to secure their data, says Daniel Castro.