Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

April 7, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson and Ben Miller
NSF's new "Science and Engineering Indicators" presents a misleading view of U.S. tech-based...
April 4, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Review of the new book "The Second Machine Age" by Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee.
March 24, 2014 | Joe Kennedy
Lowering both the statutory and effective corporate tax rates will spur investment and U.S. competitiveness.
March 17, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
India’s Preferential Market Access policy is poised to damage the Indian and broader global economy.
March 6, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Maximizing global innovation requires a new approach to global trade and economic policy.
February 3, 2014 | Peter L. Singer
The origins of many technologies can be traced to an initial investment of U.S. federal research and...
January 23, 2014
This report provides a sampling of some of the most interesting and important contributions data-driven...
January 7, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
An innovative approach to cutting the budget deficit while also boosting growth.
January 6, 2014 | Michelle Wein and Stephen Ezell
This report documents what ITIF believes to be the ten worst innovation mercantilist practices proposed,...
December 9, 2013 | Daniel Castro
This report argues that calls to keep data within national borders are misguided and ineffective in making...
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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.
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.
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April 3, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The Policy Network in London will host a lunchtime debate on "Innovation Economics: Growth and Living...
March 26, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
"Innovation Economics" presentation at the Université Paris-Est.
March 21, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF president Rob Atkinson will present on the issues related to science and technology, as well as...
March 13, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF president Rob Atkinson will present at Leading Edge Forum.
March 6, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The Politico Pro team presents an in-depth conversation with special guest Rob Atkinson, President,...
March 1, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Presentation on adoption of IP practices and trade strategies in developed and developing nations at the CES-...
February 28, 2013 | Daniel Castro
ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will be moderating the panel “Academics and Technologists Look at the...
February 17, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
ITIF Senior Analyst Stephen Ezell presented on the future of advanced manufacturing at the AAAS annual...
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.
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March 27, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
A strong, growing, and collaborative trade relationship between the United States and India could be in...
March 15, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Ensuring the uninhibited flow of information, data, and ICT services across borders is vital both to...
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.
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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 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.