Resources and Publications
Resources and Publications
Resource and Publication
A thorough analysis of capital investment over the past three decades uncovers several troubling trends.
The use of localization barriers to trade, by numerous countries, threatens the global economy.
Congress needs to reauthorize the Federal Helium Program now in order to avoid idling a valuable public...
Neo-Luddites are once again blaming technology for job loss but the evidence shows they are wrong.
An infographic illustrating how to fund next-generation clean energy breakthroughs.
ITIF explains the difference between competitiveness, innovation and productivity in this policy memo.
The U.S. cloud computing industry could lose $22 to $35 billion over the next three years due to PRISM.
Policymakers should take measures to reduce spam and improve cybersecurity on the Internet.
ITIF proposes a solution to consistently fund next-generation clean energy breakthroughs.
ITIF, Heritage, and CAP propose a set of nonpartisan policy proposals for reforming the National Laboratories.
New ARPA-E grants for natural gas vehicle technology development are both welcome and revealing
A five point framework for government agencies when making decisions about using taxpayer funds to support individual firms.
Creating a Morrill Act for the 21st century could solve some of the critical deficits in U.S. manufacturing sector and STEM fields.
The reported FTC/Google privacy settlement should remind regulators about the impact of fining companies for innocent mistakes that do not result in consumer harm.
Telecommuting and other ICT-enabled activities can help significantly reduce carbon emissions.
Based on ITIF’s reports, the unfortunate unemployment in life science and STEM fields has to do with inattention to public policies to keep the U.S. at the cutting edge of innovation.
The buzz created around the "Declaration of Internet Freedom" deserves further inspection.
Policymakers and advocates face a fundamental choice when it comes to green mercantilism.
If we want to restore American competitiveness it’s time to rethink programs designed to help Main Street small business, and how big business can drive real economic recovery.
"The Future of Video" hearing reopens the issues of cable carriers versus video providers and might be more of a discussion on the present situation rather than the future.
Robert Atkinson presented The Whole Picture: Where America's Broadband Networks Really Stand at the...
Stephen Ezell presented Winning with Innovation-Based Economic Development to the Greater Baltimore Committee...
Stephen Ezell presented on the pros and cons of how LBTs like offsets impact the global innovation economy.
Robert Atkinson will present on "Achieving Shared Growth for the U.S. in a Global Economy" to the...
This colloquium will explore opportunities for self-service innovation in government, identify key...
Stephen Ezell presents on the current state of U.S. manufacturing.
Robert Atkinson presented to the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners on Innovation-Based...
Stephen Ezell presented "Innovation Economics: The Race for Global Advantage" to the BioPharma...
Matthew Stepp discussed key reforms to improve development and deployment at a roundtable discussion on...
Stephen Ezell presented at the 2013 ALEC conference in Chicago.
The tax code should reduce ineffective exemptions and incentives while expanding effective ones focused on...
Regulators should create policies that protect privacy while minimizing burdens on businesses.
ITIF filed comments with the FCC in favor of Verizon's proposed purchase of spectrum licenses from a...
The U.S. Senate’s Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship should consider enacting policies to...
Response to Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: Restrictions on Proprietary Trading and Certain Interests
Policies should promote not restrict activities like venture investing.
The facts show quite clearly that biotechnology crops and foods are at least as safe as those produced with...
ITIF Submission to the Office of Science & Technology Policy on "Building a 21st Century Bioeconomy"
The regulation system responsible for reviewing products of agricultural biotechnology is in need of reform.
California should revise and expand its R&D credit and consider implementing a patent box.
ITIF recommends phasing out Universal Service and ICC subsidies and replacing them with a rural broadband...
Further testing will determine the feasibility of LightSquared operation in the lower 10 MHz of their...
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.