September 19, 2012
ITIF finds Obama believes in a more “activist role” for government in promoting innovation, while Romney believes the government should focus more on creating incentives for emerging companies and industries to grow.
September 17, 2012
Atkinson is in the camp of economists who are skeptical that more stimulus efforts are the answer to today's job woes. But he says that at the height of the crisis a major stimulus package made sense.
The Business Journal
September 12, 2012
“Each candidate brings something to the table that’s useful and different,” said ITIF President Robert Atkinson. “Ideally what you’d want is a merged candidate” who would pursue all of these policies, he said.
September 10, 2012
As the economic analysts Robert D. Atkinson and Stephen J. Ezell point out in their new book, "Innovation Economics," the World Bank borrows much of its money from the United States — and the United States in turn borrows massively from China.
September 4, 2012
“If TPP countries wish to be those in which innovation flourishes, they should have strong intellectual property,” says Stephen Ezell.
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.