Resources and Publications
Resources and Publications
Resource and Publication
The nation needs a fundamentally new approach to STEM education.
Report debunks myths about productivity gains, restructuring, and a manufacturing renaissance and explains...
It’s time to expand the ITA to boost exports, jobs, innovation, productivity, and economic growth in the U.S...
Benchmarking the effectiveness of the innovation policies of 55 countries - including virtually all EU, OECD...
ITIF clean energy team provides analysis of ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit 2012.
The United States and other countries should begin responding to today’s reality for Chinese mercantilism...
Fairness, simplicity and parity should guide federal legislation for internet sales tax.
Innovation is becoming popular. Economists see it is not accumulation of more capital that is key to...
The Convention on Biological Diversity, Biosafety Protocol Ad Hoc Technical Expert Group on Risk Assessment & Management: An Independent Review
An examination of the progress of the Ad Hoc Technical Experts Group (AHTEG) since 2009.
A five part series that works through what our current climate policy approach should be while addressing...
New NBER paper shows how high-skilled immigration is important for competitiveness and innovation.
The “robots are taking our jobs” narrative is not backed by the facts or common sense.
Unless Congress acts soon, the Federal Helium Program will begin shutting down on October 1.
The DataGotham 2013 conference, now in its second year, brought together data-driven thinkers from an impressively broad range of fields, carrying an almost equally wide array of titles.
Many pundits, activists and policymakers are arguing that productivity causes job loss. They are wrong.
Before we go off talking about competitiveness and what country leads or lags, it would be useful to have the right definition and the right data.
The U.S. has made significant progress in creating a vibrant, high-quality and affordable broadband ecosystem.
ITIF’s Senior Analyst Matthew Stepp engages in a four-part online series at his column, The Capitol Energy Report, covering the highlights of his trip across America’s leading energy innovation ecosystems.
Ag Biotech Opponents Want the US to Emulate European Regulation of Biotechnology – They Should Think Again.
GMO crops are every bit as safe as any other and this is acknowledged by a staggering preponderance of scientific opinion around the world.
ARPA-E’s new RANGE program could produce the design and performance innovations necessary to enhance the use of electric vehicles.
Rob Atkinson's presentation to the 2012 World Computer Congress.
A panel presentation on “A Comparison of National Broadband Strategies in Developed and Developing Countries.”
Richard Bennett will present at the Congressional Internet Caucus Advisory Committee event "Internet TV...
Rob Atkinson will give a presentation on “Successful Innovation In The Green Economy, The Importance of...
Rob Atkinson will give a presentation on “Technology and the Future of Work.”
ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will present on current research to make voting more accessible at the...
Rob Atkinson will engage Jonathan Sallet and Jeff Eisenach in an interactive discussion of their views on the...
Rob Atkinson will speak at the annual SRII conference in San Jose, California.
WIRE-Net's Board of Directors invited Rob Atkinson to address 2012 Annual Meeting.
Rob Atkison will present on the panel "How Labor and Manufacturers Are Forging Manufacturing’s New Path...
A strong, growing, and collaborative trade relationship between the United States and India could be in...
Ensuring the uninhibited flow of information, data, and ICT services across borders is vital both to...
ICANN should avoid choosing one business model over another by allowing both open and closed generic TLDs.
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.
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.