Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

October 24, 2014 | Ben Miller and Robert D. Atkinson
A ranking of 125 nations on the level of government imposed taxes and tariffs on ICT goods and services.
October 17, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
We are on the cusp of an IT-enabled transformation of transportation.
October 8, 2014 | Michelle Wein, Stephen Ezell and Robert D. Atkinson
This report ranks 55 nations on the extent of how they practice trade mercantilism.
September 10, 2014 | Daniel Castro
This report assesses the development of a “data divide” in America.
September 10, 2014 | Scott M. Andes, Mark Muro and Matthew Stepp
Policy should be reformed to better integrate the national labs with regional economies.
September 9, 2014 | Daniel Castro and Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF presents a framework for evaluating and resolving cross-border Internet policy conflicts.
August 18, 2014 | Laura Drees and Daniel Castro
This report provides a snapshot of states’ efforts to create open data policies and portals.
July 28, 2014 | Stephen Ezell, Adams Nager and Robert D. Atkinson
The U.S. Export-Import Bank remains vital to supporting America's traded sector competitiveness.
July 21, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
The Chinese government has created a broad strategy to “informatize” its economy and society.
June 30, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
The future economic health of the U.S. economy will depend on the strength of its national innovation system.
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October 31, 2014 | Daniel Castro
The Obama administration has missed an opportunity to jump-start adoption of contactless payment systems.
October 30, 2014 | Adams Nager
The current strategy for U.S. manufacturing is similar to USA Basketball’s, circa 2004.
October 29, 2014 | Daniel Castro and Alan McQuinn
When it comes to digital policy reform zombies are the least of our worries.
October 29, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
A discussion of why Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) is a vital component of U.S. trade policy.
October 24, 2014 | Michelle Wein
In its new report, Google details the improved methods it is using to combat piracy.
October 24, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
Criticisms of a leaked IP chapter for the TPP are unfounded and overblown.
October 24, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
The Trans-Pacific Partnership needs to be a “gold standard” agreement to be truly effective.
October 23, 2014 | Daniel Castro
We should focus on promoting the positive aspects of Big Data.
October 22, 2014 | Matthew Stepp
The drastic economic cost of across-the-board deep decarbonization can be avoided.
October 21, 2014 | Alan McQuinn
This accompanying blog summarizes ITIF's comments to the State of New York regarding their BitLicenses.
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October 30, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson presented on "How the Cloud Can Drive Economic Growth" to Canada’s Digital Policy...
October 16, 2014 | Doug Brake
Doug Brake argued the case for Communications Act rewrite at the Congressional Internet Caucus Advisory...
September 17, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro will present on the panel “Data and Privacy: Identification, De-Identification, and Re-...
September 16, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro will speak at the Association of Public Data Users 2014 Annual Conference.
September 11, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro will participate in the American Bar Association webinar “Big Data and Privacy Frameworks:...
September 2, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented at the Swedish Network for Innovation and Technology Transfer Support’s Innovation by...
August 19, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Robert Atkinson participated in the U.S. Department of State’s Speaker Program on Science, Technology and...
July 11, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will speak on a panel at "The Future of Transportation Technology and System Finance"...
July 1, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson spoke on a panel titled "Copyrights and innovation: Understanding the debate," hosted...
June 26, 2014 | Doug Brake
ITIF's Brake discussed the importance of spectrum policy to the LGBT community at an event hosted by...
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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...
May 23, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson urges tax fairness for digital goods in Congressional testimony.
April 15, 2011 | Matt Hourihan and Matthew Stepp
ITIF submits public comments in response to the Department of Energy’s Quadrennial Technology Review.
April 6, 2011 | Daniel Castro
The Census Bureau should allow individuals to submit their responses online and adapt to current technology...
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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