Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

December 20, 2009 | Daniel Castro
Recent efforts to ban peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing software in government offices to reduce security...
December 15, 2009 | Daniel Castro, and Scott M. Andes
The U.S. government can and should do more to support industry efforts to reduce digital piracy.
December 15, 2009 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF President Rob Atkinson explains how ICT has the potential to revolutionize the lives of people around...
December 2, 2009 | Robert D. Atkinson
There is renewed interest in a job creation agenda. But many of the proposals put forth to date overlook the...
November 18, 2009 | Robert D. Atkinson, Michael Shellenberger, Ted Nordhaus, Devon Swezey, Teryn Norris, Jesse Jenkins, Leigh Ewbank, Johanna Peace and Yael Borofsky
This report benchmarks clean energy competitiveness in four nations: China, Japan, South Korea and the United...
November 17, 2009 | Stephen Ezell
In this report, ITIF identifies the leading nations in mobile payments, explains why the United States lags...
November 11, 2009 | Daniel Castro and Scott M. Andes
Contrary to much of the narrative within Fareed Zakaria’s book The Post-American World, the United States is...
November 5, 2009 | Robert D. Atkinson
If the United States is to achieve the promise of the broadband revolution it will need to ensure that a much...
November 1, 2009 | Daniel Castro and Scott M. Andes
The last two decades have presented unprecedented global economic change. While there is much debate around...
October 19, 2009 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF lays out ten key questions it believes are critical to answer accurately before any regulatory decisions...
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January 10, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Ultimately, the current federal clean energy innovation budget is not only underfunded, but is also less diversified across innovations phases, potentially resulting in significant barriers to next-generation energy innovation.
January 9, 2013 | Richard Bennett
Lawmakers should ignore the “single technology mandate” before this ill-considered notion sets the U.S. on the road to an innovation-killing mobile regulation regime.
January 9, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rawlisan philosophy has no place in thinking about transportation solutions like the Beltway toll lanes, which are progressive and not threatening.
January 9, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro asked Terry Milholland, CTO, IRS to discuss his experiences at IRS and emerging trends on the use of data in government.
January 9, 2013 | Clifton Yin
President Obama should ensure that his next Energy Secretary values energy innovation.
January 8, 2013 | Richard Bennett
Susan Crawford’s “Captive Audience” book fails to make a credible case for radical change in the broadband policy space.
January 7, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Advances in EV battery technology have the potential to solve all three EV issues.
January 7, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Given the innovation based on location data, policymakers should be wary of interfering, especially since current measures offer consumers sufficient protection, notice and choice.
January 7, 2013 | Clifton Yin
Stakeholders need to more thoughtfully tailor policies as we pursue energy innovation.
January 7, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
As President Obama’s second term starts, the reform torch is being passed to new DOE leaders driven to continue reshaping the agency.
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December 10, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
This panel discussion investigated methods for speeding the path from research to market.
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...
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March 6, 2013 | Daniel Castro
ICANN should avoid choosing one business model over another by allowing both open and closed generic TLDs.
February 15, 2013 | Val Giddings
Vermont's H112 should not be enacted because it is based on a misunderstanding about biotech crops.
December 5, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Pressured or mandatory technology transfer by other nations has, is, and will continue to negatively impact...
November 12, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
Testimony before the U.S. International Trade Commission making the case for the expansion of the ITA.
September 23, 2012 | Daniel Castro
COPPA restricts the development of a robust Internet ecosystem for children and should not be strengthened.
July 25, 2012 | Daniel Castro
Strong leadership in cloud computing is necessary to remain globally competitive, advance technology in the...
July 13, 2012 | Daniel Castro
The FCC should not extend its authority to regulate the software installed on mobile devices.
May 10, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
The implications for the U.S. economy as a result of China's strategic decisions should be clear.
April 19, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Testimony before House Energy and Commerce Committee on U.S. manufacturing.
April 18, 2012
Spectrum policy needs to realign spectrum into a smaller number of larger allocations for general-purpose...
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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