Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

January 26, 2015 | Michelle Wein and Robert D. Atkinson
This report describes and postulates the three competing economic doctrines that shape trade policy debates.
January 20, 2015 | Ben Miller and Robert D. Atkinson
The current frameworks measuring knowledge-based capital still need significant work before being a useful...
January 12, 2015 | Doug Brake
A mix of unlicensed and licensed spectrum is well grounded in Ronald Coase's economic pragmatism.
January 12, 2015 | Adams Nager and Robert D. Atkinson
Despite modest growth, U.S. manufacturing is not experiencing a renaissance.
January 5, 2015 | Robert D. Atkinson
A growing array of interests stand resolutely opposed to innovation. ITIF nominates 10 organizations that...
December 16, 2014 | Stephen Rose
Productivity growth is needed to ensure a robust economy that benefits the average American worker.
December 15, 2014 | Stephen Ezell and Robert D. Atkinson
China's use of indigenous technology standards threatens to cause a harmful “Galapagos Island” effect.
December 8, 2014 | Michelle Wein
This second annual report documents the worst innovation mercantilist practices proposed around the world in...
December 4, 2014 | Daniel Castro and Joshua New
This report presents ten principles to help policymakers accelerate deployment of the Internet of Things.
November 21, 2014 | Dan Steinbock
Defense innovation is a key driver of U.S. security and economic competitiveness, however our preeminence in...
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June 6, 2013 | Daniel Castro
A book review of “To Save Everything, Click Here.”
June 6, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Some advocacy groups seem to be more interested in fighting corporations and government than in enacting meaningful privacy laws.
June 5, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
An efficient, well-oiled energy innovation ecosystem includes and requires federal support across numerous development and technology pathways, which also support each other.
June 5, 2013 | Travis Korte
While the local news was raising "hacker" alarms, civic-minded programmers were making a difference at the National Day of Civic Hacking.
May 31, 2013 | Daniel Castro
The book provides a compelling vision of how big data is changing how we use data, as well as the economic consequences of big data.
May 27, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Bitcoin is larger than the currencies of 30-50 other nations, but it is still a long way from becoming the de facto global digital currency.
May 25, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
A collaborative trade relationship between the U.S. and India is in both parties' best interests.
May 22, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
U.S. economic politics is often framed as a clash between “Main Street” and multinationals, with the former hard working mom and pop owners and the latter controlled by profit-hungry tycoons. But this framing misses the point, what determines America’s position in the global economy is not whether Fred’s clothing shop sells more pants.
May 20, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The reasons behind the lack of corporate support for federal technology initiatives.
May 20, 2013 | Richard Bennett
There is a great disparity between the traditional broadband narrative and the American broadband reality.
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June 6, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF president Rob Atkinson will present at the STEM Enterprise: Measures for Innovation and Competitiveness...
June 6, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented ITIF's work on competitiveness and rankings at the 2012 EPISIS Conference.
April 19, 2012 | Matthew Stepp
Exploring the TBED community to better leverage cleantech policy and programs.
April 18, 2012
Richard Bennett will testify before the House Science Committee on April 18, 2012 on spectrum use before the...
April 14, 2012 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp will be presenting the "Breakout Session: Environmental Policy" at the National...
March 27, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will be speaking on the panel "Manufacturing and the U.S. Jobs Base: What’s Gone Wrong?...
March 19, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will present the keynote speech at Global Trends Driving a Renaissance in U.S. Manufacturing.
March 18, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented as part of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Silicon Valley: Best Practices and...
March 5, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
Senior Analyst Stephen Ezell will participate in a round table for FRB-Atlanta on market conditions for small...
February 22, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
On February 22, Rob Atkinson will moderate "Why—and Which—Manufacturing Matters: Innovation and...
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January 28, 2015 | Robert D. Atkinson
Actions need to be taken to address China’s mercantilist practices.
January 14, 2015 | Robert D. Atkinson
This letter expresses ITIF’s strong support of the Immigration Innovation Act of 2015.
January 5, 2015 | Daniel Castro
The Center for Data Innovation has filed comments describing how the ICANN community would benefit greatly...
December 17, 2014 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp provided testimony to the Commission to Review the Effectiveness of the National Energy...
October 21, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson, Daniel Castro and Alan McQuinn
ITIF proposes comments for the New York Department of Financial Services on the BitLicense Framework.
October 20, 2014 | Doug Brake
NHTSA should hold off on a DSRC mandate until spectrum questions are resolved.
October 17, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson, Daniel Castro and Alan McQuinn
The U.S.government should support research to address pressing privacy and security concerns.
October 16, 2014 | Doug Brake
The AT&T-DirecTV merger is in the public interest.
October 9, 2014 | Val Giddings
Val Giddings testifies before the New Jersey State Assembly on GMO labeling.
October 8, 2014 | Val Giddings
Labeling legislation is driven by fear, ideology and commercial interests not on a concern for consumers or...
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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."