Resources and Publications
Resources and Publications
Resource and Publication
In today’s economy, innovation – the development and adoption of new products and services, more efficient...
Economic Doctrines and Policy Differences: Has the Washington Policy Debate Been Asking the Wrong Questions?
The U.S. political dialogue gives scant attention to innovation and policy to promote innovative activity....
This policy brief compares and assesses the 2008 presidential election candidates’ technology and innovation...
RAND's Rose-Colored Glasses: How RAND's Report on U.S. Competitiveness in Science and Technology Gets it Wrong
In RAND’s Rose-Colored Glasses: How RAND’s Report on U.S. Competitiveness in Science and Technology Gets it...
In the last few years the debate over broadband policy has become increasingly partisan and bitter. It's...
While bash-the-corporation rhetoric may have some populist appeal, it is both factually and logically flawed.
In this report, ITIF finds that the nature of the U.S. innovation system has changed dramatically over the...
In reference to ITIF’s call for a National Innovation Foundation ITIF president Rob Atkinson and Howard Wial...
ITIF President Rob Atkinson’s article in the Economic Development Journal.
The American Optometric Association journal "Optometry" has published a study that purports to find...
With 151 House Democrats and 23 House Republicans standing in his way, Senator Max Baucus faces a rough road for the approval of TPA.
The leaked draft IP text of the TPP Agreement demonstrates that much still needs to be done in terms of harmonizing IP policy across the Asia-Pacific region.
Arguments that GMOs only help corporations and not consumers are inaccurate and damaging to the policy debate.
Solar development on public lands should offer companies an opportunity to demonstrate and scale up technologies to accelerate innovation.
The HIM debacle is just a symptom of the broader challenges facing federal IT and e-government management.
Protecting intellectual property has lasting positive effects for the global innovation ecosystem and domestic growth.
We must reform federal policy to improve procurement, managements and oversight of government IT.
Policy reform that encourages telemedicine can increase competition and efficiency to keep health insurance costs down.
America’s top economic competitors in Europe and Asia—are investing in export credit financing, both as a share of GDP and even current dollars.
ITIF Senior Analyst Matthew Stepp takes a look at the key state policy drivers underpinning Pittsburgh's rise as a clean energy leader.
How Canada's Policies Impact American Innovation and Competitiveness
This panel discussion investigated methods for speeding the path from research to market.
Daniel Castro will speak at a webinar for the Association of Public Data Users on “Public Policy...
Stephen Ezell participated in a panel on Electronic Commerce and Data Privacy at the Frontiers of Economic...
Robert Atkinson presented on IT policy issues at this event sponsored by the Copenhagen Business School.
A panel of experts discusses the truths and misconceptions of the DCMA.
Stephen Ezell led a workshop on value-driven service innovation at the Said Business School.
Atkinson gave the keynote address at Tecnomanagement 2013, one of Mexico’s largest technology conferences.
This event, hosted by the European Institute and the Embassy of Belgium, will analyze the use of tax reforms...
Robert Atkinson will speak on forced localization at the "Implications of Localization Barriers in the...
Vermont's H112 should not be enacted because it is based on a misunderstanding about biotech crops.
Pressured or mandatory technology transfer by other nations has, is, and will continue to negatively impact...
Testimony before the U.S. International Trade Commission making the case for the expansion of the ITA.
COPPA restricts the development of a robust Internet ecosystem for children and should not be strengthened.
Strong leadership in cloud computing is necessary to remain globally competitive, advance technology in the...
The FCC should not extend its authority to regulate the software installed on mobile devices.
The implications for the U.S. economy as a result of China's strategic decisions should be clear.
Testimony before House Energy and Commerce Committee on U.S. manufacturing.
House Subcommittee Testimony Avoiding the Spectrum Crunch: Growing the Wireless Economy through Innovation
Spectrum policy needs to realign spectrum into a smaller number of larger allocations for general-purpose...
ITIF comments on the NTIA multistakeholder process to develop consumer data privacy codes of conduct.
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 co