Resources and Publications
Resources and Publications
Resource and Publication
Focuses on three areas of reform: patent delay, patent quality and the reasons why the PTO issues too many...
ITIF describes the current copyright system and the problems with the recent the Copyright Royalty Board (CRB...
ITIF Broadband Rankings benchmark broadband penetration, price and speed in OECD countries.
Expanding the Research and Development Tax Credit to Drive Innovation, Competitiveness and Prosperity
ITIF outlines several steps Congress should take to strengthen the credit.
American competitiveness in the innovation-driven global economy has become a subject of intense concern,...
This report examines the impact of IT in five key areas: 1) productivity; 2) employment; 3) more efficient...
ITIF employs 26 indicators to assess the extent to which the 50 state economies are structured according to...
In a coauthored report with The Brookings Institution, Robert Atkinson and Howard Wial analyze the projected...
In the Winter issue of Issues in Science and Technology , Rob Atkinson argues that current proposals to...
The Research and Experimentation Tax Credit: A Critical Policy Tool for Boosting Research and Enhancing U.S. Economic Competitiveness
The Research and Experimentation Tax Credit can play an important role in ensuring that the United States...
The Potentially Deleterious Impacts of the President’s FY 2015 Budget on U.S. Life Sciences Industries
The President's FY 2015 budget should do more to promote the innovation capacity and competitiveness of U.S. life sciences industries.
Potential policies to limit apps for babies and toddlers are unnecessary. Let's stop treating parents as infants, and let infants have fun and maybe learn.
The U.S. needs to resist attempts to change the Internet governance structure.
Claims about American low broadband speeds are misguided and harmful to the debate.
The upcoming hearing on the DMCA is an opportunity to discuss voluntary initiatives for curbing copyright infringement.
To meet his progressive agenda NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio must harness the power of data.
While there's much to like in the President's FY 2015 budget, it still underinvests significantly in U.S. competitiveness and innovation.
Netflix's interconnection deal with Comcast should be celebrated as the appropriate commercial deal it is, not confused with net neutrality.
Organic growers seek to make neighbors pay to solve problem they created for themselves.
Protectionism remains a major impediment to economic growth and free trade, making the TPP a very big deal.
Senior Analyst Daniel Castro participates in a panel on the role of ISPs in protecting intellectual property.
IBM's Frontiers of IT: A Capitol Hill Briefing on the Role of Technology in Government Capitol Visitors Center
ITIF President Rob Atkinson to speak on IBM panel on the topic of frontiers in IT.
Investigating a sustainable path to feeding the world's population and how crops will evolve in the...
Senior Analyst Daniel Castro explains the potential mechanisms for protecting content online based on the...
ITIF Senior Fellow Val Giddings will address spurring innovation in the biotechnology sector.
Rob Atkinson will moderate the panel at the Microsoft Smart Energy Policy Series.
ITIF Senior Fellow Val Giddings will speak at the AAAS Charles Valentine Riley Memorial Lecture.
Challenges to the Free Flow of Electronic Information: The Costs to American Business & Potential Solutions
Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will speak at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's event on electronic data flow.
Senior Analyst Daniel Castro discusses strategies to build a more prosperous economy for health care data.
ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will discuss mobile applications and the state of Internet privacy.
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.
ITIF testimony before the MD Legislature shows legislation to mandate labels for genetically improved foods...
Mandatory GMO Labeling legislation proposed in MD would undermine the objectives it seeks to advance.
Stephen Ezell testifies that India's innovation mercantilist policies damage India's, America'...
ITIF urged an update to the Communications Act that will sustain the amazing innovation in our networks and...
The FTC should embrace a flexible and modern regulatory regime that fosters data-driven innovation in the...
Rob Atkinson files comments to new FCC chair on future of telecom policy.
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.
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.<