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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April 5, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
The real lesson of the NREL study is that much more innovation is necessary to achieve deep and affordable carbon reductions.
April 4, 2013 | Daniel Castro
The ReDigi example proves reforms to the Copyright Act need to revisit whether the technology has changed enough to warrant rethinking the First Sale doctrine for digital goods.
April 3, 2013 | Clifton Yin
The merger of two Australian departments is a welcome recognition that innovation policy and climate change mitigation are linked.
April 2, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
The health of U.S. traded sector enterprises in industries such as aerospace, automobiles, and airlines simply can’t be taken for granted.
April 1, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
How the "Phone Phreaks" model is a good example for inspiring interest and experimentation in STEM students today.
April 1, 2013 | Luke A. Stewart
The Sequester is about to deliver another kick in the teeth to American competitiveness: it’s going to sharply reduce our ability to measure it.
March 28, 2013 | Clifton Yin and Matthew Stepp
The Clean Energy Manufacturing Initiative is a significant first step on the path to a robust U.S. clean energy manufacturing sector.
March 28, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Cheryl Martin reflects on ARPA-E’s perspective on the role of states in energy innovation.
March 28, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
ARPA-E's Cheryl Martin covers a pervasive issue in innovation policy: linking research and emerging technologies to market.
March 27, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Laboratories or retirement communities, it's time to choose.
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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.
October 23, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell led a workshop on value-driven service innovation at the Said Business School.
October 17, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Atkinson gave the keynote address at Tecnomanagement 2013, one of Mexico’s largest technology conferences.
October 2, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
This event, hosted by the European Institute and the Embassy of Belgium, will analyze the use of tax reforms...
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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."
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 agenda aimed at maximizing the productivity and innovation-enhancing forces of the New Economy.
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