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.
February 27, 2015
Science funded by NIH reduces government spending on health care, increases future productivity, and saves lives by delivering cures for some of society’s deadliest diseases.
February 25, 2015
The term Net Neutrality should be consigned to the dust bin of history, says Robert Atkinson.
February 25, 2015
With the agency's vote coming up, some say Congress should move forward with its own plan.
February 19, 2015
Two lawmakers have introduced a resolution that enables Congress members to vote and participate in committee hearings via the Internet.
Tech News World
February 17, 2015
The NSA may be behind The Equation Group, creators of malware that defies the most-effective security measures currently available.