Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

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...
February 12, 2013 | Richard Bennett, Luke A. Stewart and Robert D. Atkinson
United States has made rapid progress in broadband deployment, performance and price.
January 14, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson and Stephen Ezell
Congress should establish “U.S. Manufacturing Universities” as part of a needed push to strengthen the...
December 16, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
ITA member countries—developed and developing alike—should seize on the opportunity to further tariff rate...
December 11, 2012 | David M. Hart, Stephen Ezell and Robert D. Atkinson
Creating a National Network for Manufacturing Innovation should be a priority for policymakers.
December 6, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson and Luke A. Stewart
The State New Economy Index uses 26 indicators to measure the extent to which state economies are knowledge-...
December 1, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
Ezell, contributed an analysis of the U.S. service innovation economy as part of this study produced by the...
November 26, 2012 | Daniel Castro
The current rate-setting process for music royalties is broken, reform would allow copyright owners to...
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October 10, 2013 | Michelle Wein
With the government shutdown now in its second week, its effect is now being felt in much of the broader U.S. economy, especially in trade.
October 7, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
In part 3 from his Energy Innovation Across America tour, ITIF Senior Analyst Matthew Stepp talks with some of the leading voices in the rapidly growing Midwest clean energy innovation ecosystem.
October 7, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The shutdown is just one symptom of a broader illness affecting governmental budgeting that is sabotaging our economic future.
October 4, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
This day of celebration should also serve as reminder of the competitiveness challenges manufacturers face.
October 3, 2013 | Michelle Wein
Libertarian economists are gaining fame for trumpeting the downside of the American copyright regime, but they don’t consider the technological progress that makes it necessary.
October 1, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
The government shutdown, regardless of length, is just the latest policy setback for America’s energy innovation ecosystem.
September 30, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
ARPA-E announced 33 new breakthrough clean energy projects, even as budget politics targets less funding.
September 27, 2013 | Daniel Castro
The Commerce Department should proactively search for more opportunities to unlock the potential of data-driven innovation.
September 26, 2013 | Ben Miller
New NBER paper shows how high-skilled immigration is important for competitiveness and innovation.
September 26, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The “robots are taking our jobs” narrative is not backed by the facts or common sense.
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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." 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 forces of the New Economy.
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