Resources and Publications
Resources and Publications
Resource and Publication
This report explores how populism has overtaken many tech policy debates and proposes a counter philosophy of...
This report assesses the current state of open data efforts in G8 countries.
Smart regulatory reform focused on sectors that compete internationally can boost U.S. economic...
To ensure the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement creates a framework in which life sciences innovation...
The National Institutes of Health needs greater resources and more funding stability.
This report explores the many ways companies benefit from the free flow of data across borders and how to...
Unfounded fears surrounding GMOs distorts policy decision making.
Notwithstanding claims to the contrary, income inequality has fallen, not increased, since the Great...
U.S. global innovation leadership is faltering and in danger of flat lining.
This report proposes that as regulators contemplate weighing punitive actions on companies that they...
The new FTC report on consumer privacy is a comprehensive discussion but sides with privacy advocates at the expense of innovation.
Energy innovation plays an outsize role in Denmark’s goal to be completely powered by renewable energy by 2050.
To remain competitive, the U.S. needs to cut its corporate tax rate as many nations have already done.
My Free Unauthorized Use, Trespass, Conversion and Misappropriation Summer Vacation: Don’t Worry It’s Not Stealing
We should not be blase about copyright infringement, if we can steal that, why not consider taking other non-tangibles.
An episode with DNS Changing botnet exposes the flaws in recent tech policy debates.
Overall, the Rebuild America Act proposes action to restore American manufacturing and assist with job creation.
Civilian agencies are generally working in the right spirit toward the national goal on spectrum rights.
When looked at from an innovation economics perspective, it is clear that a worker shortage is not only not likely it’s simply impossible.
Policymakers should pursue policies that give consumer’s clear protection without imposing unnecessary costs or restrictions on the Internet economy.
Recent study of Envia makes a compelling case study on how to make clean energy cheap and globally viable.
Rob Atkinson will present at "Privacy & Innovation in the Age of the Internet of Things" at the...
Josh New spoke on how cloud computing and open data converge to deliver value and improve government services.
Val Giddings participated in the University of Maryland extension’s 2015 Agronomy Update.
The presentation contends that the great age of innovation is far from over, but that a faltering policy...
Daniel Castro will be participating in a panel on consumer privacy at State of the Net 2015.
Matthew Stepp is moderating a panel titled "Keystone Showdown: The Political, Economic, and...
Rob Atkinson and Stephen Ezell presented the Indian Economy at a Crossroads report in New Delhi.
Daniel Castro spoke on a panel at the seventh China U.S. Internet Industry Forum in Washington D.C.
Michelle Wein analyzed the impact of T-TIP on regional economies.
This presentation provides an overview of Silicon Valley’s innovation economy, explaining the key elements...
Undue regulation would hamper public benefit of patient-generated health data.
Senate testimony argues that limiting collection of geo-location data by third parties for commercial use...
ITIF amicus brief asks U.S. Supreme Court to clarify the treatment of WiFi under the Wiretap Act.
To drive growth and innovation, Washington needs to address, three deficits, not just the budget deficit.
Communications Act Update provides opportunity to reform spectrum policy and unlock capacity to fuel wireless...
The FTC should avoid unnecessarily regulating predictive analytics and the underlying data. Instead, it...
The U.S. decision to forgo oversight of Internet governance has inherent risks.
Data has the potential to improve economic growth and quality of life but only if we get the policies right.
ITIF testifies in Vermont against legislation sought by organic advocates to grow their market by misleading...
ITIF opposes misguided efforts to ban an enviroinmentally superior new biotech variety of grass.
A collection of essays making the case for the progressive power of innovation and the digital economy in enabling societies to cope with new challenges.
Conventional economics provides an increasingly poor guide for economic policy and should be replaced by an evolutionary economics framework.
Rob Atkinson contributed the chapter “Public Policy, Innovation and New Technologies” to the textbook "Guide to U.S. Economic Policy."
Robert Atkinson contributed the chapter “Innovation in Cities and Innovation by Cities” for the book "Creating Competitiveness: Entrepreneurship and Innovation Polices for Growth."
In a chapter for the new book Practicing Sustainability, Rob Atkinson wrote about sustainability from an innovation economics perspective.
"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.
Daniel Castro contributed a chapter titled “U.S. Federal Cybersecurity Policy” in the book "Cybersecurity: Public Sector Threats and Responses."
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."
Supply-Side Follies: Why Conservative Economics Fails, Liberal Economics Falters, and Innovation Economics is the Answer
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.
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 agenda aimed at maximizing the productivity and innovation-enhancing forces of the New Economy.