Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

October 5, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
An analysis of how nine distinct interest groups shape Internet policy through their views on key issues,...
October 4, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
An analysis of how prevailing economic philosophies drive approaches to network policy in four key areas:...
September 24, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson, Daniel Castro, Scott M. Andes, Stephen Ezell, Darrene Hackler and
There are a number of ways to keep innovation going in the right direction even if funds are limited. They...
September 22, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
A summary of the May 2010 meeting of innovation economists, social justice activists, and thinkers from the...
September 14, 2010 | Scott M. Andes and Daniel Castro
Mobile broadband offers a vast array of opportunities to improve quality of life for individuals and society.
September 8, 2010 | Daniel Castro
A study shows that overly strict privacy laws inhibit the effectiveness of the Internet ecosystem.
August 25, 2010 | Daniel Castro
IT has an important role to play in protecting the safety of our food supply.
August 17, 2010 | Daniel Castro
Policymakers can help cloud computing flourish by creating policies that will support its development and...
July 21, 2010 | Richard Bennett and Robert D. Atkinson
The FCC broadband report delivered to Congress indicates a decline in progress towards universal broadband...
July 8, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
Global innovation has the potential to let all countries grow their economies but only if nations eliminate...
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August 6, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
It’s vital that that the United States pursue a “whole of government” approach to combat foreign IT IP theft.
August 2, 2012 | Daniel Castro
A comparison of the privacy policies of presidential candidates' websites.
August 2, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
The conventional wisdom that U.S. manufacturing job loss is simply a result of productivity-driven restructuring (akin to how U.S. agriculture lost jobs but remains healthy) is fundamentally flawed.
July 30, 2012 | Clifton Yin and Matthew Stepp
U.S. Department of Energy investments in carbon fiber R&D have been essential in spurring a booming industry.
July 25, 2012 | Richard Bennett
The NAF's Open Technology Institute report "The Cost of Connectivity" offers a misleading and inaccurate critique of U.S. broadband service for a variety of reasons.
July 25, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
The TSA should consider providing expedited service with a fee to benefit both the travelers and the TSA.
July 23, 2012 | Justin Hicks
Pharmaceutical proliferation leads to longer, wealthier lives.
July 20, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Americans face a choice as a country: we can either keep focusing on maximizing present consumption, especially by older people, or we can focus on maximizing production so we can afford the critical investments in innovation.
July 20, 2012 | Clifton Yin
Recent move by the Chinese city of Xinyu could be a harbinger of things to come unless strong action is taken.
July 19, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
The federal government should support the designation of a core of approximately 20 leading “manufacturing universities.”
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September 19, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will give a presentation on “Technology and the Future of Work.”
September 10, 2012 | Daniel Castro
ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will present on current research to make voting more accessible at the...
August 27, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will engage Jonathan Sallet and Jeff Eisenach in an interactive discussion of their views on the...
July 25, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will speak at the annual SRII conference in San Jose, California.
June 27, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
WIRE-Net's Board of Directors invited Rob Atkinson to address 2012 Annual Meeting.
June 12, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkison will present on the panel "How Labor and Manufacturers Are Forging Manufacturing’s New Path...
June 6, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF president Rob Atkinson will present at the STEM Enterprise: Measures for Innovation and Competitiveness...
June 6, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented ITIF's work on competitiveness and rankings at the 2012 EPISIS Conference.
April 19, 2012 | Matthew Stepp
Exploring the TBED community to better leverage cleantech policy and programs.
April 18, 2012
Richard Bennett will testify before the House Science Committee on April 18, 2012 on spectrum use before the...
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January 28, 2011 | Daniel Castro
The report on privacy provides many useful recommendations, but falls short in a number of areas.
December 2, 2010 | Daniel Castro
ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro's testimony before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on...
November 2, 2010
ITIF files reply comments with the FCC in the “Two Questions Inquiry” on managed services and wireless net...
October 27, 2010 | Daniel Castro, and Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF argues that unchecked digital piracy is a threat to the economic welfare of the United States and that...
October 12, 2010
Regulators should encourage the development of high-functioning, efficient networks with transparent terms of...
August 12, 2010
Creating a protected market for certain video navigation devices does not advance the goal of consumer choice.
August 10, 2010
ITIF filed reply comments with the FCC today on the question of reclassifying the broadband and mobile...
July 29, 2010
ITIF urges the FCC to rely on consumers to gauge the quality of mobile broadband.
July 15, 2010
Richard Bennett argues the FCC should not reclassify broadband.
June 22, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
Statement by Rob Atkinson before the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation subcommittee on Competition...
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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.