Resources and Publications
Resources and Publications
Resource and Publication
This report proposes that as regulators contemplate weighing punitive actions on companies that they...
This report describes and postulates the three competing economic doctrines that shape trade policy debates.
The current frameworks measuring knowledge-based capital still need significant work before being a useful...
A mix of unlicensed and licensed spectrum is well grounded in Ronald Coase's economic pragmatism.
Despite modest growth, U.S. manufacturing is not experiencing a renaissance.
A growing array of interests stand resolutely opposed to innovation. ITIF nominates 10 organizations that...
Productivity growth is needed to ensure a robust economy that benefits the average American worker.
China's use of indigenous technology standards threatens to cause a harmful “Galapagos Island” effect.
This second annual report documents the worst innovation mercantilist practices proposed around the world in...
This report presents ten principles to help policymakers accelerate deployment of the Internet of Things.
ARPA-E announced 33 new breakthrough clean energy projects, even as budget politics targets less funding.
The Commerce Department should proactively search for more opportunities to unlock the potential of data-driven innovation.
New NBER paper shows how high-skilled immigration is important for competitiveness and innovation.
The “robots are taking our jobs” narrative is not backed by the facts or common sense.
Unless Congress acts soon, the Federal Helium Program will begin shutting down on October 1.
The DataGotham 2013 conference, now in its second year, brought together data-driven thinkers from an impressively broad range of fields, carrying an almost equally wide array of titles.
Many pundits, activists and policymakers are arguing that productivity causes job loss. They are wrong.
Before we go off talking about competitiveness and what country leads or lags, it would be useful to have the right definition and the right data.
The U.S. has made significant progress in creating a vibrant, high-quality and affordable broadband ecosystem.
ITIF’s Senior Analyst Matthew Stepp engages in a four-part online series at his column, The Capitol Energy Report, covering the highlights of his trip across America’s leading energy innovation ecosystems.
Doug Brake co-moderated Hot Technical Topics in Telecommunications and the Role of Technical Experts in...
Stephen Ezell presented at the Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Silicon Valley: Best Practices and...
Daniel Castro will speak about Internet governance in the global economy at an event sponsored by the U.S.-...
Doug Brake participated in the MMTC's Telecom Act Rewrite and the Potential Benefits to MWBEs and...
Daniel Castro will speak about the NSA’s impact on the economy, information security, and Internet freedom at...
Stephen Ezell presented on advanced manufacturing at a NIST VCAT meeting.
How Canada's Policies Impact American Innovation and Competitiveness
This panel discussion investigated methods for speeding the path from research to market.
Matthew Stepp gave a speech at the 2013 Regional Meeting of the Federal Laboratory Consortium in Leesburg, VA.
Daniel Castro will speak at a webinar for the Association of Public Data Users on “Public Policy...
The undersigned support U.S. policy incentives, particularly intellectual property (IP) protections, for...
The Center for Data Innovation urged the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services to enact policies...
In testimony to the House Science, Space and Technology Subcommittee on Energy, Matthew Stepp rallied for...
A strong, growing, and collaborative trade relationship between the United States and India could be in...
Ensuring the uninhibited flow of information, data, and ICT services across borders is vital both to...
ICANN should avoid choosing one business model over another by allowing both open and closed generic TLDs.
Vermont's H112 should not be enacted because it is based on a misunderstanding about biotech crops.
Pressured or mandatory technology transfer by other nations has, is, and will continue to negatively impact...
Testimony before the U.S. International Trade Commission making the case for the expansion of the ITA.
COPPA restricts the development of a robust Internet ecosystem for children and should not be strengthened.
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.
Conventional economics provides an increasingly poor guide for economic policy and should be replaced by an evolutionary economics framework.
Rob Atkinson contributed the chapter “Public Policy, Innovation and New Technologies” to the textbook "Guide to U.S. Economic Policy."
Robert Atkinson contributed the chapter “Innovation in Cities and Innovation by Cities” for the book "Creating Competitiveness: Entrepreneurship and Innovation Polices for Growth."
In a chapter for the new book Practicing Sustainability, Rob Atkinson wrote about sustainability from an innovation economics perspective.
"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.
Daniel Castro contributed a chapter titled “U.S. Federal Cybersecurity Policy” in the book "Cybersecurity: Public Sector Threats and Responses."
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."
Supply-Side Follies: Why Conservative Economics Fails, Liberal Economics Falters, and Innovation Economics is the Answer
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.
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.