Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

December 13, 2011 | Daniel Castro
Self-regulation is essential to protecting consumer privacy in online behavioral advertising.
December 5, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
The most accurate diagnosis for the anemic U.S. recovery is the continued failure to revive innovation-based...
December 5, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson, Stephen Ezell, Scott M. Andes, Luke A. Stewart, Suk-Gwon Chang and Atsushi Sunami
A scorecard ranking APEC economies on their innovation-based policies to spur competitiveness and growth.
December 5, 2011 | Daniel Castro
PIPA/SOPA is an important step forward in fight against online piracy, but legislation needs to focus on...
November 28, 2011 | Matthew Stepp and Robert D. Atkinson
Durban is likely to overlook the best way to drastically reduce carbon emissions—making unsubsidized clean...
November 14, 2011 | Luke A. Stewart
How regulation can both stifle and encourage innovation.
November 7, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson, Val Giddings, Matt Hourihan, Jesse Jenkins, Matthew Stepp and Devon Swezey
America actually faces three deficits—the budget deficit, the trade deficit, and the investment deficit—that...
October 14, 2011 | Val Giddings
"Coexistence" between biotech and organic agriculture is not difficult to achieve.Some ill-...
October 11, 2011 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell in an article for "World Policy Institute" argues for a new international framework.
October 4, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson and Scott M. Andes
To create jobs, this report proposes driving down the value of dollar to boost exports and having firms bid...
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December 8, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson and Ben Miller
Internet taxes designed to expand revenue are self-defeating.
December 8, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Robots are actually good for employment.
December 6, 2014 | Alan McQuinn
If Canada ever decides to impose a “Netflix tax,” it will find itself on the wrong side of a losing battle.
December 5, 2014 | Travis Korte
Data innovation can promote growth and quality of life in developing economies.
December 4, 2014 | Daniel Castro and Joshua New
Policymakers should focus on fostering the Internet of Things through policies that promote innovation and flexibility.
December 3, 2014 | Alan McQuinn
New guidance for the Right to be Forgotten could have global effects.
December 3, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Congress needs to pass the Internet Tax Freedom Act (ITFA).
December 3, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Effort would invade privacy, extend government overreach, and hurt US tech companies.
December 2, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson and Joe Kennedy
The R&D credit is an essential component for US innovation and growth.
November 19, 2014 | Doug Brake
Using any form of Title II to implement net neutrality would hamper innovation and investment.
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September 18, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson and Daniel Castro
This colloquium will explore opportunities for self-service innovation in government, identify key...
September 17, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presents on the current state of U.S. manufacturing.
September 17, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro spoke about security, freedom, and privacy at a panel discussion hosted by the Knight...
August 23, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Robert Atkinson presented to the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners on Innovation-Based...
August 20, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented "Innovation Economics: The Race for Global Advantage" to the BioPharma...
August 15, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp discussed key reforms to improve development and deployment at a roundtable discussion on...
August 7, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented at the 2013 ALEC conference in Chicago.
July 29, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp briefed the Bay Area Science and Innovation Consortium on the "Turning the Page:...
July 25, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro spoke on the topic of "How the Internet is Creating Opportunities for Latinos" at...
July 8, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will discuss the trade-offs involved in COPPA as a part of the panel discussion.
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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...
May 7, 2014 | Doug Brake
ITIF amicus brief asks U.S. Supreme Court to clarify the treatment of WiFi under the Wiretap Act.
April 29, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
To drive growth and innovation, Washington needs to address, three deficits, not just the budget deficit.
April 25, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson and Doug Brake
Communications Act Update provides opportunity to reform spectrum policy and unlock capacity to fuel wireless...
April 21, 2014 | Daniel Castro
The FTC should avoid unnecessarily regulating predictive analytics and the underlying data. Instead, it...
April 10, 2014 | Daniel Castro
The U.S. decision to forgo oversight of Internet governance has inherent risks.
March 31, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Data has the potential to improve economic growth and quality of life but only if we get the policies right.
March 19, 2014 | Val Giddings
ITIF testifies in Vermont against legislation sought by organic advocates to grow their market by misleading...
March 18, 2014 | Val Giddings
ITIF opposes misguided efforts to ban an enviroinmentally superior new biotech variety of grass.
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March 18, 2015 | Robert D. Atkinson
A collection of essays making the case for the progressive power of innovation and the digital economy in enabling societies to cope with new challenges.
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." T