Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

June 19, 2013 | Matthew Stepp, Sean Pool, Jack Spencer and Nicolas Loris
ITIF, Heritage, and CAP propose a set of nonpartisan policy proposals for reforming the National Laboratories.
June 7, 2013
ITIF's choices for top tech and innovation books of 2013.
June 3, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
All but “final mile” mail delivery should be opened up to private competition.
May 16, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson and Luke A. Stewart
ITIF presents a rebuttal of the Economic Policy Institute's analysis of the STEM workforce.
May 16, 2013 | Daniel Castro
3D printing is a new technology that raises old policy questions.
May 13, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson and Luke A. Stewart
This fact sheet lists 53 documented economic benefits of IT, from jobs and output to competitiveness and...
April 22, 2013 | Stephen Ezell and Robert D. Atkinson
A robust reauthorization of the America COMPETES Act can boost U.S. economic competitiveness and growth.
April 10, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Policy decisions about IT in the vehicle should be driven by a broad government mandate to foster innovation...
April 7, 2013 | Val Giddings, Matthew Stepp and Mark Eliot Caine
The global agriculture system faces a rapidly growing challenge that must be met with resilience and...
March 19, 2013 | Scott M. Andes and Robert D. Atkinson
Assesses the different Congressional proposals on internet tax and provides recommendations on the tax...
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January 19, 2012 | Stephen J. Norton
IT can help the U.S. construction industry implement better design and revolutionize the process to stay globally competitive.
January 11, 2012 | Matthew Stepp
A new report on state of clean energy investment funds highlights an under-reported, but potentially important clean energy policy tool.
January 9, 2012
Legislation aimed at rogue foreign sites, while not a complete solution, does at least recognize that IP and malware are connected and the cost of IP-related crime to the U.S. economy and the security of consumers warrants action.
January 6, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
If America wants a manufacturing rebound, it can’t just hope, wish and pray. It has to act.
December 30, 2011
SOPA critics charge that DNS filtering breaks the Internet, but it does no such thing as long as it’s done sensibly.
December 30, 2011
Despite problems with the first draft of SOPA, the Manager’s Amendment ensures that the bill doesn’t conflict with Secure DNS.
December 19, 2011 | Matthew Stepp
Recent FY2012 budget deal stabilizes or boosts funding for key office that house energy innovation projects.
December 14, 2011
Is the DNS blacklisting mechanism in PIPA/SOPA bills contrary the spirit of the Internet and American innovation?
December 12, 2011 | Daniel Castro
"Do Not Track" would disrupt the successful business model which underpins the Internet's success.
December 9, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Technology and machines are the solution, not the cause of our stubbornly-high unemployment rate.
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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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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...
April 3, 2012 | Daniel Castro
ITIF comments on the NTIA multistakeholder process to develop consumer data privacy codes of conduct.
March 6, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
The tax code should reduce ineffective exemptions and incentives while expanding effective ones focused on...
March 6, 2012 | Daniel Castro
Regulators should create policies that protect privacy while minimizing burdens on businesses.
February 22, 2012
ITIF filed comments with the FCC in favor of Verizon's proposed purchase of spectrum licenses from a...
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.
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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