Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

October 4, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
An analysis of how prevailing economic philosophies drive approaches to network policy in four key areas:...
September 24, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson, Daniel Castro, Scott M. Andes, Stephen Ezell, Darrene Hackler and
There are a number of ways to keep innovation going in the right direction even if funds are limited. They...
September 22, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
A summary of the May 2010 meeting of innovation economists, social justice activists, and thinkers from the...
September 14, 2010 | Scott M. Andes and Daniel Castro
Mobile broadband offers a vast array of opportunities to improve quality of life for individuals and society.
September 8, 2010 | Daniel Castro
A study shows that overly strict privacy laws inhibit the effectiveness of the Internet ecosystem.
August 25, 2010 | Daniel Castro
IT has an important role to play in protecting the safety of our food supply.
August 17, 2010 | Daniel Castro
Policymakers can help cloud computing flourish by creating policies that will support its development and...
July 21, 2010 | Richard Bennett and Robert D. Atkinson
The FCC broadband report delivered to Congress indicates a decline in progress towards universal broadband...
July 8, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
Global innovation has the potential to let all countries grow their economies but only if nations eliminate...
July 7, 2010 | Stephen Ezell and Scott M. Andes
While the U.S. once led the world in IT R&D, in the last decade other nations have caught up, as a share...
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February 25, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Europe and America need to realize the global nature of the innovation competitiveness challenge, wrote Rob Atkinson in this special op-ed of the Spring 2013 issue of "Europe's World."
February 21, 2013 | Clifton Yin
Renewed focus on battery innovation is what's needed for EV adoption.
February 21, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Making EVs cost and perform like gas cars is a real barrier to EVs playing any role, big or small, in decarbonizing transportation.
February 20, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
A higher minimum wage would spur economic growth, while also increasing economic fairness.
February 20, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
In his monthly contribution to "IndustryWeek," Rob Atkinson argues anemic overall performance of the U.S. economy can be tied directly to the loss of traded sector, particularly, manufacturing competitiveness.
February 15, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The president’s proposed initiatives are a good start to revitalize manufacturing, but they don’t go nearly far enough.
February 14, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Innovators, whether they are in a scientific laboratory or a recording studio, must count on being able to recoup their risky investments without the threat of illegal copies.
February 14, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
President Obama has aggressively called for addressing climate change but ultimately came up short of a clear vision.
February 13, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
President Obama made a critical step in advancing manufacturing competitiveness during the State of the Union address.
February 13, 2013 | Richard Bennett
Richard Bennett responds to the criticism, primarily from "Ars Technica," of the ITIF broadband report.
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April 3, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The Policy Network in London will host a lunchtime debate on "Innovation Economics: Growth and Living...
March 26, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
"Innovation Economics" presentation at the Université Paris-Est.
March 21, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF president Rob Atkinson will present on the issues related to science and technology, as well as...
March 13, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF president Rob Atkinson will present at Leading Edge Forum.
March 6, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The Politico Pro team presents an in-depth conversation with special guest Rob Atkinson, President,...
March 1, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Presentation on adoption of IP practices and trade strategies in developed and developing nations at the CES-...
February 28, 2013 | Daniel Castro
ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will be moderating the panel “Academics and Technologists Look at the...
February 17, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
ITIF Senior Analyst Stephen Ezell presented on the future of advanced manufacturing at the AAAS annual...
February 13, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
From an economic policy perspective, the focus should not be on intangible capital vs. tangible capital.
February 6, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF president Rob Atkinson will present on a panel at 2:35 PM on the effects of technology on industry.
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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.
March 18, 2014 | Val Giddings
ITIF testimony before the MD Legislature shows legislation to mandate labels for genetically improved foods...
March 12, 2014 | Val Giddings
Mandatory GMO Labeling legislation proposed in MD would undermine the objectives it seeks to advance.
February 13, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell testifies that India's innovation mercantilist policies damage India's, America'...
January 31, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson and Doug Brake
ITIF urged an update to the Communications Act that will sustain the amazing innovation in our networks and...
January 3, 2014 | Daniel Castro
The FTC should embrace a flexible and modern regulatory regime that fosters data-driven innovation in the...
December 12, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson files comments to new FCC chair on future of telecom policy.
November 13, 2013 | Daniel Castro, Robert D. Atkinson and Michelle Wein
ITIF recommends that policymakers preserve statutory damages for large-scale infringement, allow the private...
October 10, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The U.S. freight transportation system faces major challenges and new policies are required to enhance...
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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 new growth economics agenda aimed at maximizing the productivity and innovation-enhancing