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.
November 4, 2013
Government needs to take a hands-on approach to data innovation.
October 31, 2013
Michelle Wein argues recent decisions by the Canadian courts reduce the effectiveness of the international patent system, inhibit innovation and reduce the distribution of life-saving medications.
October 30, 2013
ITIF hosted a panel of electric utility experts who offered a range of prescriptions for how utilities should prepare themselves for the grid of the future.
October 28, 2013
This legislation will create a more effective regulatory framework for medical software, improve patient safety and spur innovation, says Daniel Castro.
October 23, 2013
The push to rapidly deploy existing clean energy technology, instead of focusing on energy innovation, is misguided.