Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

October 11, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson
In a new report, Timely, Targeted, Temporary and Transformative: Crafting an Innovation-Based Economic...
October 1, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson and Daniel Castro
This report shows how IT is the key enabler of many of today’s key improvements in our lives and society—from...
September 24, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson
In today’s economy, innovation – the development and adoption of new products and services, more efficient...
September 12, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson and David Audretsch
The U.S. political dialogue gives scant attention to innovation and policy to promote innovative activity....
September 11, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson and Stephen Ezell
This policy brief compares and assesses the 2008 presidential election candidates’ technology and innovation...
September 10, 2008 | Stephen Ezell and Robert D. Atkinson
In RAND’s Rose-Colored Glasses: How RAND’s Report on U.S. Competitiveness in Science and Technology Gets it...
September 9, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson
In the last few years the debate over broadband policy has become increasingly partisan and bitter. It's...
August 11, 2008 | George Ou
While bash-the-corporation rhetoric may have some populist appeal, it is both factually and logically flawed.
July 9, 2008 | Fred Block and Matthew Keller
In this report, ITIF finds that the nature of the U.S. innovation system has changed dramatically over the...
July 3, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson and Howard Wial
In reference to ITIF’s call for a National Innovation Foundation ITIF president Rob Atkinson and Howard Wial...
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December 3, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
If claims of a manufacturing rebound are continually fostered, Washington can continue to ignore manufacturing and not put in place necessary policies.
December 3, 2012 | Clifton Yin
Tariffs are not a magic fix for Chinese green mercantilism, which has already done lasting damage.
November 29, 2012 | Daniel Castro
Aside from similar names, “Do Not Track” is not similar to “Do Not Call" as some privacy advocates have claimed.
November 29, 2012 | Matthew Stepp
The selection of the new Secretary of Energy should keep in mind the great strides the department has made and where there is still room for improvement in the next four years.
November 28, 2012 | Daniel Castro
Bill Day is the platform evangelist for RunKeeper, talks about how data is changing how people exercise and monitor their health.
November 27, 2012 | Clifton Yin and Matthew Stepp
Revenue from expanded oil and natural gas extraction should go towards clean energy innovation.
November 26, 2012 | Matthew Stepp
The new administration should to take a hard look at the National Labs and begin implementing reforms to strengthen the GOCO model.
November 19, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
The R&D credit corrects a serious market failure and spurs U.S. companies to invest in more R&D, creating more jobs, more competitive firms and a stronger U.S. economy.
November 19, 2012 | Clifton Yin
The neoclassical economic doctrine fuels the misconception that a carbon tax would be a climate-change silver bullet.
November 16, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson and Stephen Ezell
There’s no need to wait until 2013 for Congress to pass essential legislation. Our global competitors certainly aren’t waiting to improve their tax, talent, technology and trade systems.
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November 13, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp gave a speech at the 2013 Regional Meeting of the Federal Laboratory Consortium in Leesburg, VA.
October 31, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro will speak at a webinar for the Association of Public Data Users on “Public Policy...
October 30, 2013
Stephen Ezell participated in a panel on Electronic Commerce and Data Privacy at the Frontiers of Economic...
October 29, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Robert Atkinson presented on IT policy issues at this event sponsored by the Copenhagen Business School.
October 24, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
A panel of experts discusses the truths and misconceptions of the DCMA.
October 23, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell led a workshop on value-driven service innovation at the Said Business School.
October 17, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Atkinson gave the keynote address at Tecnomanagement 2013, one of Mexico’s largest technology conferences.
October 2, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
This event, hosted by the European Institute and the Embassy of Belgium, will analyze the use of tax reforms...
September 30, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Robert Atkinson will speak on forced localization at the "Implications of Localization Barriers in the...
September 29, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Robert Atkinson presented The Whole Picture: Where America's Broadband Networks Really Stand at the...
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March 6, 2012 | Daniel Castro
Regulators should create policies that protect privacy while minimizing burdens on businesses.
February 22, 2012
ITIF filed comments with the FCC in favor of Verizon's proposed purchase of spectrum licenses from a...
February 15, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
The U.S. Senate’s Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship should consider enacting policies to...
February 2, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson and Stephen Ezell
Policies should promote ­not restrict activities like venture investing.
December 8, 2011 | Val Giddings
The facts show quite clearly that biotechnology crops and foods are at least as safe as those produced with...
December 6, 2011 | Val Giddings
The regulation system responsible for reviewing products of agricultural biotechnology is in need of reform.
December 5, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
California should revise and expand its R&D credit and consider implementing a patent box.
August 29, 2011
ITIF recommends phasing out Universal Service and ICC subsidies and replacing them with a rural broadband...
August 16, 2011
Further testing will determine the feasibility of LightSquared operation in the lower 10 MHz of their...
May 23, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson urges tax fairness for digital goods in Congressional testimony.
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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.