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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May 20, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Instead of berating U.S. companies for being unpatriotic, Congress would be better advised to put in place the comprehensive changes needed to make the U.S. economy more competitive.
May 17, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Despite recent investments in energy innovation, budget sequestration could potentially cut DOD energy research and procurement programs by 25 percent compared to FY2012 funding levels.
May 16, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Without new legislation, the Department of Justice can only bring misdemeanor charges against criminals and terrorists engaged in widespread, for-profit online streaming.
May 15, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
The American COMPETES Act strengthens the foundation that the emerging clean energy industry must rely on for present and future growth.
May 14, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
ITIF discusses possible responses to the USTR’s Special 301 Report, which highlights the damage theft of intellectual property has on the U.S. economy.
May 11, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The Canadian government made the right decision in choosing to refocus its National Research Council on industrially-relevant research.
May 8, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
The President’s FY2014 budget would create eight new incubator programs at the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.
April 30, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
A research investor’s visa would represent an innovative path to U.S. citizenship that at the same time boosts R&D investment and the competitiveness of the U.S. economy.
April 29, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
The National Fab Lab Network Act of 2013 (H.R. 1289) is a step in the right direction for manufacturing policy.
April 26, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Columnist Tom Friedman presents an interesting example of support for both climate policy and innovation with constant support for a carbon tax.
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February 26, 2015 | Val Giddings
Val Giddings participated in the University of Maryland extension’s 2015 Agronomy Update.
February 5, 2015 | Stephen Ezell
The presentation contends that the great age of innovation is far from over, but that a faltering policy...
January 27, 2015 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro will be participating in a panel on consumer privacy at State of the Net 2015.
January 26, 2015 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp is moderating a panel titled "Keystone Showdown: The Political, Economic, and...
January 26, 2015 | Robert D. Atkinson and Stephen Ezell
Rob Atkinson and Stephen Ezell presented the Indian Economy at a Crossroads report in New Delhi.
December 3, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro spoke on a panel at the seventh China U.S. Internet Industry Forum in Washington D.C.
December 2, 2014 | Michelle Wein
Michelle Wein analyzed the impact of T-TIP on regional economies.
November 30, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
This presentation provides an overview of Silicon Valley’s innovation economy, explaining the key elements...
November 20, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented on Mexico’s Innovation Ecosystem at the Wilson Center.
November 18, 2014 | Val Giddings
Val Giddings discussed the importance of continued agricultural innovation at the 2014 North Carolina...
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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.
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