Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

June 3, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
All but “final mile” mail delivery should be opened up to private competition.
May 16, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson and Luke A. Stewart
ITIF presents a rebuttal of the Economic Policy Institute's analysis of the STEM workforce.
May 16, 2013 | Daniel Castro
3D printing is a new technology that raises old policy questions.
May 13, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson and Luke A. Stewart
This fact sheet lists 53 documented economic benefits of IT, from jobs and output to competitiveness and...
April 22, 2013 | Stephen Ezell and Robert D. Atkinson
A robust reauthorization of the America COMPETES Act can boost U.S. economic competitiveness and growth.
April 10, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Policy decisions about IT in the vehicle should be driven by a broad government mandate to foster innovation...
April 7, 2013 | Val Giddings, Matthew Stepp and Mark Eliot Caine
The global agriculture system faces a rapidly growing challenge that must be met with resilience and...
March 19, 2013 | Scott M. Andes and Robert D. Atkinson
Assesses the different Congressional proposals on internet tax and provides recommendations on the tax...
March 14, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
An EU-US FTA would signal to the world the seriousness with which both parties take true free trade.
March 7, 2013 | Megan Nicholson and Matthew Stepp
The United States has failed to create a comprehensive energy policy that provides robust and consistent...
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August 26, 2013 | Megan Nicholson
Megan Nicholson assesses the proposed FAIR Act's energy innovation shortcomings.
August 26, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
It makes no sense to rail against iPhones over their energy consumption. Instead we should focus our efforts on developing next generation energy innovations.
August 23, 2013 | Daniel Castro
The post-PRISM push for voluntary collection of personal data by the private sector has the potential to disrupt economic and social benefits of the data-driven economy as well as harm real reform in government.
August 23, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Intellectual Property (IP) protections and enforcement provisions remain to be negotiated for a TPP Deal, so why hurry?
August 21, 2013 | Richard Bennett
In the second post in a two part response to Susan Crawford’s attack on his New York Times op-ed “No Country for Slow Broadband,” Richard Bennett deconstructs Crawford’s analytical errors.
August 21, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
University scientific researchers from many Asian nations are attracting substantially more industry funding per researcher than their American counterparts claims a new report released last week.
August 19, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
In part one of a four part series, Salt Lake City’s Energy Commercialization Center provides a comprehensive summary of ITIF Senior Analysts tour of SLC’s energy innovation ecosystem.
August 19, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
In part two of a four part series, ITIF Senior Analyst Matthew Stepp provides an overview of some of the major energy innovations under development at the Department of Energy’s National Laboratory system.
August 14, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Localization barriers to trade constitute a distinct and rapidly growing class of trade barriers that seek to impose location-specific conditions on global production, procurement, investment, and data flows.
August 13, 2013 | Ben Miller
Chile’s Innovation Council drafts a new strategy for competitiveness.
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July 1, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson spoke on a panel titled "Copyrights and innovation: Understanding the debate," hosted...
June 26, 2014 | Doug Brake
ITIF's Brake discussed the importance of spectrum policy to the LGBT community at an event hosted by...
June 20, 2014 | Daniel Castro
The EAC and NIST are hosting the “Highlights of EAC Accessible Voting Research and the Impact on Elections”...
June 13, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell spoke at PlanSmart New Jersey’s Regional Planning Summit
June 4, 2014 | Doug Brake
Doug Brake spoke on a panel exploring the empirical data of next generation broadband deployment in the U.S....
May 14, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro will discuss the use of the IoT to promote sustainable communities.
March 27, 2014 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp participated in a panel at the DOE National Laboratories at the annual Technology Transfer...
March 25, 2014 | Doug Brake
Doug Brake co-moderated Hot Technical Topics in Telecommunications and the Role of Technical Experts in...
March 9, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented at the Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Silicon Valley: Best Practices and...
February 26, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro will speak about Internet governance in the global economy at an event sponsored by the U.S.-...
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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...
July 15, 2014 | Doug Brake and Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF files comments supporting the FCC's flexible approach to promoting the open Internet under section...
June 13, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson and Doug Brake
ITIF submitted comments with the House Committee on Energy and Commerce on competition policy and broadband...
June 12, 2014 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp testifies before the United States House Natural Resources Committee Subcommittee on Energy and...
June 9, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Undue regulation would hamper public benefit of patient-generated health data.
June 4, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Senate testimony argues that limiting collection of geo-location data by third parties for commercial use...
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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 "The Next Digital Decade: Essays on the Future of the Internet."
October 23, 2006 | Robert D. Atkinson
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.
February 28, 2005 | Robert D. Atkinson
Taking into account the historical record, the book discusses the shortcomings of prevailing liberal and conservative economic doctrines and lays out a n