Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

April 1, 2015 | Robert D. Atkinson, Daniel Castro and Alan McQuinn
This report explores how populism has overtaken many tech policy debates and proposes a counter philosophy of...
March 17, 2015 | Daniel Castro and Travis Korte
This report assesses the current state of open data efforts in G8 countries.
March 16, 2015 | Joe Kennedy
Smart regulatory reform focused on sectors that compete internationally can boost U.S. economic...
March 9, 2015 | Stephen Ezell
To ensure the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement creates a framework in which life sciences innovation...
February 26, 2015 | Joe Kennedy and Robert D. Atkinson
The National Institutes of Health needs greater resources and more funding stability.
February 24, 2015 | Daniel Castro and Alan McQuinn
This report explores the many ways companies benefit from the free flow of data across borders and how to...
February 23, 2015 | Val Giddings
Unfounded fears surrounding GMOs distorts policy decision making.
February 17, 2015 | Stephen Rose
Notwithstanding claims to the contrary, income inequality has fallen, not increased, since the Great...
February 9, 2015 | Dan Steinbock
U.S. global innovation leadership is faltering and in danger of flat lining.
February 2, 2015 | Daniel Castro and Alan McQuinn
This report proposes that as regulators contemplate weighing punitive actions on companies that they...
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September 13, 2013 | Val Giddings
GMO crops are every bit as safe as any other and this is acknowledged by a staggering preponderance of scientific opinion around the world.
September 13, 2013 | Megan Nicholson
ARPA-E’s new RANGE program could produce the design and performance innovations necessary to enhance the use of electric vehicles.
September 12, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Congress should make clear that unencrypted communications broadcast over wireless networks do not have the same privacy protections as encrypted communications.
September 12, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Consumers today have more choice in video programming than ever before.
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.
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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.
January 31, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will present a pragmatic road map for how the United States can regain an innovation advantage...
January 20, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
"Technologies that Energize Us" Panel: A Conversation with Matthew Stepp, Senior Policy Analyst, on...
January 15, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell, author of "Innovation Economics," will host a reception with the Policy Exchange in...
December 18, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF is co-hosting a roundtable discussion on Brazil’s new policies for science, technology, and innovation.
December 12, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will moderate a panel on entrepreneurialism based around "Innovation Economics" at the...
December 7, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will moderate a panel discussion will address challenges and possibilities for the future of...
December 6, 2012 | Val Giddings
Val Giddings will present on at the Food Policy and Impact conference on the panel "GMO Labeling and...
December 4, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Event on "Innovation Economics" at GMU Center for Science and Technology Policy.
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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...
October 4, 2013 | Daniel Castro
The Court’s ruling imperils standard practices in the IT industry and is based on incorrect factual...
September 17, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The undersigned support U.S. policy incentives, particularly intellectual property (IP) protections, for...
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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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