July 10, 2013
Economics rose to prominence in the 20th Century in part because its practitioners argued they could “predict the weather.” But the reality is quite different.
July 9, 2013
Daniel Castro highlights the case of a 10-year-old girl whose parents had to file a federal lawsuit in order to get her a lung transplant.
July 1, 2013
New rules for online child privacy are misguided and could prevent websites and developers from creating new, child-friendly services.
July 1, 2013
"The new COPPA rules are an example of regulators putting privacy ahead of innovation," says Daniel Castro. “Unfortunately, in this case, it's hard to see how children come out ahead."
June 26, 2013
A discussion of ITIF’s report Drilling for Innovation: Funding Clean Energy R&D with Oil and Gas Revenue
July 7, 2014
The latest revelations, says Daniel Castro, "might convince some on the fence that these programs, while useful, do not have sufficient oversight and are overreaching."
July 6, 2014
The U.S. lacks a comprehensive innovation strategy which is impacting national competitiveness.
June 29, 2014
The state was ranked first in economic dynamisim in ITIF’s State New Economy Index.
June 20, 2014
Competition for innovation-based economic growth has become so intense that states have to get everything right: taxes, trade, infrastructure, and much more, says Stephen Ezell.
Eugene Register Guard
June 18, 2014
The state’s decisions on everything from education to tax policy should be evaluated based on their ability to improve innovation and technical capacity.