Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

September 11, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson and Stephen Ezell
This policy brief compares and assesses the 2008 presidential election candidates’ technology and innovation...
September 10, 2008 | Stephen Ezell and Robert D. Atkinson
In RAND’s Rose-Colored Glasses: How RAND’s Report on U.S. Competitiveness in Science and Technology Gets it...
September 9, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson
In the last few years the debate over broadband policy has become increasingly partisan and bitter. It's...
August 11, 2008 | George Ou
While bash-the-corporation rhetoric may have some populist appeal, it is both factually and logically flawed.
July 9, 2008 | Fred Block and Matthew Keller
In this report, ITIF finds that the nature of the U.S. innovation system has changed dramatically over the...
July 3, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson and Howard Wial
In reference to ITIF’s call for a National Innovation Foundation ITIF president Rob Atkinson and Howard Wial...
June 24, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF President Rob Atkinson’s article in the Economic Development Journal.
June 2, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson
The American Optometric Association journal "Optometry" has published a study that purports to find...
May 1, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson, Daniel K. Correa and Julie A. Hedlund
Based on the findings from other nations, the report proposes 11 policy recommendations to spur both...
April 25, 2008 | Daniel Castro
Recently, a Pennsylvanian couple sued Google for publishing photos of their home on Google Maps. This lawsuit...
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March 8, 2012 | Matthew Stepp
Energy policy should reflect need for aggressive RD&D investments to drive clean technology cost reductions not reliant on government subsidies or mandates.
March 8, 2012 | Val Giddings
Restrictive regulations have negatvie effects on applied plant science and major R&D facilities of European agrochemical companies.
March 7, 2012 | Clifton Yin
ARPA-E carries the innovation mantle of Bell Labs in the clean energy space.
March 6, 2012 | Megan Nicholson
DOI has significant potential to be a major source of support for the deployment of clean energy technologies.
March 5, 2012 | Matthew Stepp
Summary and review of the recent study by Caldeira and Myhrvold exposes the realities of natural gas in our current climate situation.
March 5, 2012 | Matthew Stepp
Like ITIF has stressed, Myhrvold’s new study concludes it’s going to be a difficult task to reduce global temperatures from the fossil-fuel driven trajectory it’s on now.
March 2, 2012 | Daniel Castro
Privacy advocates are panicking over the latest Google reports when there is no evidence to support this claim.
February 29, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Reflections on the real state of the global innovation race.
February 27, 2012 | Clifton Yin
David Frum disregards the potential of clean energy innovation.
February 22, 2012 | Richard Bennett
It’s unacceptable for the FCC to allow 122 spectrum licenses to go to waste when U.S. cities are already spectrum-limited.
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January 26, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson presentated at the GLOCOM CTO Roundtable Meeting.
January 25, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson presented at the Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation.
January 19, 2011
ITIF Senior Fellow Richard Bennett will be participating in a panel at the Congressional Internet Caucus...
January 19, 2011 | Mark Warner and Robert D. Atkinson
Sen. Mark Warner, D-VA, and ITIF President Rob Atkinson will offer a cautionary assessment of America's...
January 18, 2011 | Daniel Castro
ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will be participating in a COICA panel at the Congressional Internet Caucus...
January 18, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson spoke on a panel at Senator Klobuchar's Innovation Summit.
January 14, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson gave the keynote at the Fayette Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting.
January 12, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson participated in a panel discussion examining how the U.S. can best foster investment in medical...
January 12, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson participated on a panel at the CAMI Innovation Conference.
December 9, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson participated in the NCSL Fall Forum panel.
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August 29, 2014 | Doug Brake
ITIF cautions the FCC against encouraging inefficient use of public resources on municipal broadband...
August 25, 2014 | Doug Brake
ITIF filed comments with the FCC supporting a combined, larger company that can better serve consumers with...
August 8, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson and Doug Brake
ITIF files comments advocating for a flexible interconnection regime with the House Energy and Commerce...
August 6, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson, Daniel Castro and Alan McQuinn
The DOJ should rework these consent decrees to modernizing the way music copyrights are licensed in the...
August 5, 2014 | Daniel Castro and Travis Korte
Government data policy needs to balance privacy with innovation.
August 4, 2014 | Daniel Castro and Travis Korte
The Center for Data Innovation's Recommendations to the Senate Finance Committee on Health Data...
July 31, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson filed comments to the U.S. Senate Committee on Judiciary's Subcommittee on Antitrust,...
July 28, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Bipartisan effort will be key to saving Social Security.
July 24, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson, Daniel Castro and Alan McQuinn
The FAA has interpreted its Model Aircraft rules too narrowly and risks limiting innovative new technologies.
July 17, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
In testimony before the Senate Finance Committee, Stephen Ezell analyzed the current challenges facing...
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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 &q