Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

March 30, 2011 | Matthew Stepp and Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF proposes an Innovation Carbon Price—a unique approach to spurring clean energy innovation and boosting U...
March 23, 2011 | Matt Hourihan and Robert D. Atkinson
A carbon price is unlikely to yield sufficient levels of innovation if we don’t also invest in clean...
March 10, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson, Stephen Ezell and Scott M. Andes
Competitiveness can no longer be seen as a partisan issue. Both Democrats and Republicans contribute useful...
February 11, 2011 | Richard Bennett
Net neutrality is a holdover from a long-settled engineering debate about network design. Internet policy...
February 8, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson and Scott M. Andes
President Obama’s call to increase the R&D tax credit to 17 percent is an important first step but more...
January 28, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson and David Audretsch
ITIF examines the principle antitrust doctrines and how the field of antitrust can better cope with the...
December 21, 2010 | Stephen Ezell
The Winter 2010 issue of the Austrian Embassy's "Bridges" magazine features a summary of ITIF...
December 9, 2010 | Richard Bennett
Policymakers should refrain from getting overly involved in the dispute between Comcast and Level 3 over the...
December 7, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson and Merrilea Mayo
The current approaches to STEM education in the United States are not working, and reforms are urgently...
November 18, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson and Scott M. Andes
The State New Economy Index uses 26 indicators to measure the extent to which state economies are knowledge-...
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July 12, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Creating a Morrill Act for the 21st century could solve some of the critical deficits in U.S. manufacturing sector and STEM fields.
July 10, 2012 | Daniel Castro
The reported FTC/Google privacy settlement should remind regulators about the impact of fining companies for innocent mistakes that do not result in consumer harm.
July 10, 2012 | Clifton Yin
Telecommuting and other ICT-enabled activities can help significantly reduce carbon emissions.
July 9, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
Based on ITIF’s reports, the unfortunate unemployment in life science and STEM fields has to do with inattention to public policies to keep the U.S. at the cutting edge of innovation.
July 3, 2012 | Daniel Castro
The buzz created around the "Declaration of Internet Freedom" deserves further inspection.
July 1, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Policymakers and advocates face a fundamental choice when it comes to green mercantilism.
June 29, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
If we want to restore American competitiveness it’s time to rethink programs designed to help Main Street small business, and how big business can drive real economic recovery.
June 27, 2012 | Richard Bennett
"The Future of Video" hearing reopens the issues of cable carriers versus video providers and might be more of a discussion on the present situation rather than the future.
June 26, 2012 | Justin Hicks
When looking to spur economic recovery, a new model is the solution.
June 22, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
The engines of a nation's competitiveness, innovation, and productivity are not mom-and-pop small businesses but rather the firms in traded sectors, many of which are big firms.
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February 26, 2014 | Doug Brake
Doug Brake participated in the MMTC's Telecom Act Rewrite and the Potential Benefits to MWBEs and...
February 25, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro will speak about the NSA’s impact on the economy, information security, and Internet freedom at...
February 5, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented on advanced manufacturing at a NIST VCAT meeting.
December 12, 2013 | Michelle Wein
How Canada's Policies Impact American Innovation and Competitiveness
December 10, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
This panel discussion investigated methods for speeding the path from research to market.
November 13, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp gave a speech at the 2013 Regional Meeting of the Federal Laboratory Consortium in Leesburg, VA.
October 31, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro will speak at a webinar for the Association of Public Data Users on “Public Policy...
October 30, 2013
Stephen Ezell participated in a panel on Electronic Commerce and Data Privacy at the Frontiers of Economic...
October 29, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Robert Atkinson presented on IT policy issues at this event sponsored by the Copenhagen Business School.
October 24, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
A panel of experts discusses the truths and misconceptions of the DCMA.
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August 4, 2014 | Daniel Castro and Travis Korte
The Center for Data Innovation's Recommendations to the Senate Finance Committee on Health Data...
July 31, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson filed comments to the U.S. Senate Committee on Judiciary's Subcommittee on Antitrust,...
July 28, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Bipartisan effort will be key to saving Social Security.
July 24, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson, Daniel Castro and Alan McQuinn
The FAA has interpreted its Model Aircraft rules too narrowly and risks limiting innovative new technologies.
July 17, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
In testimony before the Senate Finance Committee, Stephen Ezell analyzed the current challenges facing...
July 15, 2014 | Doug Brake and Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF files comments supporting the FCC's flexible approach to promoting the open Internet under section...
June 13, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson and Doug Brake
ITIF submitted comments with the House Committee on Energy and Commerce on competition policy and broadband...
June 12, 2014 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp testifies before the United States House Natural Resources Committee Subcommittee on Energy and...
June 9, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Undue regulation would hamper public benefit of patient-generated health data.
June 4, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Senate testimony argues that limiting collection of geo-location data by third parties for commercial use...
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October 2, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Conventional economics provides an increasingly poor guide for economic policy and should be replaced by an evolutionary economics framework.
July 28, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson contributed the chapter “Public Policy, Innovation and New Technologies” to the textbook "Guide to U.S. Economic Policy."
February 28, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Robert Atkinson contributed the chapter “Innovation in Cities and Innovation by Cities” for the book "Creating Competitiveness: Entrepreneurship and Innovation Polices for Growth."
October 20, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
In a chapter for the new book Practicing Sustainability, Rob Atkinson wrote about sustainability from an innovation economics perspective.
September 3, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson and Stephen Ezell
"Innovation Economics: The Race for Global Advantage." This new book delivers a critical wake-up call: a fierce global race for innovation advantage is under way and the United States is running the risk of losing.
July 20, 2012 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro contributed a chapter titled “U.S. Federal Cybersecurity Policy” in the book "Cybersecurity: Public Sector Threats and Responses."
January 19, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson contributed a chapter titled chapter “Who’s Who in Internet Politics” for the book "The Next Digital Decade: Essays on the Future of the Internet."
October 23, 2006 | Robert D. Atkinson
Supply-Side Follies methodically debunks the common assumptions of conservative economics and demonstrates why it is a flawed doctrine that is setting up the U.S. for a major economic downturn in the near future.
February 28, 2005 | Robert D. Atkinson
Taking into account the historical record, the book discusses the shortcomings of prevailing liberal and conservative economic doctrines and lays out a new growth economics ag