Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

April 14, 2014 | Ben Miller, Joe Kennedy and Robert D. Atkinson
Although it contains many positive proposals, the Tax Reform Act of 2014 would reduce the effectiveness of R...
April 11, 2014 | Val Giddings
ITIF analyzes specific public statements surrounding GMOs, their accuracy and the implications for public...
April 11, 2014 | Stephen Ezell and Robert D. Atkinson
Comprehensively expanding the Information Technology Agreement (ITA) will significantly benefit China's...
April 7, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson and Ben Miller
NSF's new "Science and Engineering Indicators" presents a misleading view of U.S. tech-based...
April 4, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Review of the new book "The Second Machine Age" by Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee.
March 24, 2014 | Joe Kennedy
Lowering both the statutory and effective corporate tax rates will spur investment and U.S. competitiveness.
March 17, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
India’s Preferential Market Access policy is poised to damage the Indian and broader global economy.
March 6, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Maximizing global innovation requires a new approach to global trade and economic policy.
February 3, 2014 | Peter L. Singer
The origins of many technologies can be traced to an initial investment of U.S. federal research and...
January 23, 2014
This report provides a sampling of some of the most interesting and important contributions data-driven...
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September 11, 2013 | Daniel Castro
The policy of the U.S. government should be to strengthen, not weaken, online security.
September 11, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Robert Charette’s recent article arguing that we do not face a STEM worker shortage is based on flawed analysis and faulty assumptions.
September 9, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
If Summers becomes Fed chair, one issue in which he could play a key role is the restoration of private sector capital investment.
September 9, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The reality is that, far from being doomed by an excess of technology, we are actually at risk of being held back from too little innovation.
September 9, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Blaming technology for high unemployment ignores the facts and fails to recognize the job creation attributes innovation.
September 3, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Technology never has destroyed jobs on a net basis and it won’t in the future.
September 3, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Important legislation is being introduced this fall that will reinvigorate American manufacturing, but ultimately the America COMPETES Act will remain essential.
September 3, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Fears are misplaced over RFID technology.
September 2, 2013 | Megan Nicholson
Maryland is piloting new projects to innovate in-state utilities.
August 29, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The reality of the college and STEM debate is that none of the top fastest growing occupations even require a bachelor's degree.
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March 26, 2015 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will present at "Privacy & Innovation in the Age of the Internet of Things" at the...
March 12, 2015 | Joshua New
Josh New spoke on how cloud computing and open data converge to deliver value and improve government services.
February 26, 2015 | Val Giddings
Val Giddings participated in the University of Maryland extension’s 2015 Agronomy Update.
February 5, 2015 | Stephen Ezell
The presentation contends that the great age of innovation is far from over, but that a faltering policy...
January 27, 2015 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro will be participating in a panel on consumer privacy at State of the Net 2015.
January 26, 2015 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp is moderating a panel titled "Keystone Showdown: The Political, Economic, and...
January 26, 2015 | Robert D. Atkinson and Stephen Ezell
Rob Atkinson and Stephen Ezell presented the Indian Economy at a Crossroads report in New Delhi.
December 3, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro spoke on a panel at the seventh China U.S. Internet Industry Forum in Washington D.C.
December 2, 2014 | Michelle Wein
Michelle Wein analyzed the impact of T-TIP on regional economies.
November 30, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
This presentation provides an overview of Silicon Valley’s innovation economy, explaining the key elements...
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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." 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