Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

December 15, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson and Stephen Ezell
The product of a collaboration from business and labor organizations to academic institutions, the charter...
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.
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October 23, 2013 | Ben Miller
University spinoffs more innovative, more successful than comparable firms.
October 23, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Private capital investment in the U.S. has fallen significantly in the last decade, exacerbating the economic stagnation we face.
October 22, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Mercantilist practices drastically inhibit the ability of U.S. enterprises to effectively compete in the global marketplace.
October 21, 2013 | Michelle Wein
In Canada, there is a strange pattern developing regarding the conditions required to obtain a patent, and it is threatening innovation.
October 21, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Benjamin Freidman’s Neo-Luddite assessment of technology and jobs is a reminder why we should not let economists make policy.
October 18, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The latest broadband rankings by Akami further illustrate that the claims of some broadband Casandras regarding the weakness of U.S. networks are highly misleading.
October 17, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Summarizes key insights from ITIF's event on the success of the Nordic innovation economies and what the United States can learn from them.
October 15, 2013 | Michelle Wein
The argument that movie studios could eliminate piracy by just releasing more movies sooner, cheaper or in a different format is incorrect.
October 11, 2013 | Matthew Stepp and Alex Trembath
To mitigate climate change globally we must develop a robust innovation system that can create cheaper and higher quality clean energy alternatives.
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.
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January 31, 2012 | Matthew Stepp
Clean Energy Policy Analyst Matt Stepp will present "The State of U.S. Energy Innovation Policy” at EUEC...
January 18, 2012
Senior Research Fellow Richard Bennett will present at the State of the Net Conference on bandwidth...
January 17, 2012 | Daniel Castro
Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will present at the State of the Net Conference on privacy.
January 12, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
In a presentation to the Pennsylvania Governor’s Manufacturing Advisory Council, Stephen Ezell stressed the...
December 8, 2011
Senior Research Fellow Richard Bennett to give keynote Caribbean Telecommunications Union’s Ministerial...
December 6, 2011 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell to present "Three pillars for ITS Development: National Vision, Investment, Strong...
December 1, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
The thirteen myths of the internet era can be easily dispelled.
November 15, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
More government and private industry partnerships are needed for U.S. global manufacturing leadership.
November 11, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will be giving the keynote presentation "E-Transformation for Competitiveness" as part...
November 11, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Innovation economics will lead nations to developing a cohesive and effective innovation-productivity...
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March 6, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
The tax code should reduce ineffective exemptions and incentives while expanding effective ones focused on...
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...
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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.
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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