Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

January 26, 2015 | Michelle Wein and Robert D. Atkinson
This report describes and postulates the three competing economic doctrines that shape trade policy debates.
January 20, 2015 | Ben Miller and Robert D. Atkinson
The current frameworks measuring knowledge-based capital still need significant work before being a useful...
January 12, 2015 | Doug Brake
A mix of unlicensed and licensed spectrum is well grounded in Ronald Coase's economic pragmatism.
January 12, 2015 | Adams Nager and Robert D. Atkinson
Despite modest growth, U.S. manufacturing is not experiencing a renaissance.
January 5, 2015 | Robert D. Atkinson
A growing array of interests stand resolutely opposed to innovation. ITIF nominates 10 organizations that...
December 16, 2014 | Stephen Rose
Productivity growth is needed to ensure a robust economy that benefits the average American worker.
December 15, 2014 | Stephen Ezell and Robert D. Atkinson
China's use of indigenous technology standards threatens to cause a harmful “Galapagos Island” effect.
December 8, 2014 | Michelle Wein
This second annual report documents the worst innovation mercantilist practices proposed around the world in...
December 4, 2014 | Daniel Castro and Joshua New
This report presents ten principles to help policymakers accelerate deployment of the Internet of Things.
November 21, 2014 | Dan Steinbock
Defense innovation is a key driver of U.S. security and economic competitiveness, however our preeminence in...
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June 24, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Privacy advocates do not want to give users choice; they want to set the privacy rules for millions of users.
June 24, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
If the U.S. follows the same path of the former retail giant, underestimating our competitors and taking our consumers for granted, we could “go out of business” the same way Woolworths did.
June 24, 2013 | Michelle Wein
As the EU and China work to find a solution to their solar panel dumping standoff, is there room for the United States to help build a global agreement?
June 20, 2013 | Travis Korte
Although it has made great strides in digitization and electronic filing, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and its international counterparts stand to benefit greatly from advanced data science initiatives.
June 20, 2013 | Ben Miller
Conservative defenses of inequality ignore the fundamental role of government in the economy.
June 20, 2013 | Travis Korte
While data science, like any other technology, can be misused, it’s important for policymakers not to discourage its use in general.
June 18, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Innovation in the nuclear energy industry could reduce the cost of this carbon-free, base load electricity resource.
June 18, 2013 | Michelle Wein
On Monday, EU and U.S. leaders at the G8 Summit announced the launch of negotiations for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (T-TIP).
June 18, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
The U.S. business community is increasingly taking note of Indian trade practices that impose barriers and compromise rights.
June 17, 2013 | Richard Bennett
America's broadband networks are better than those in Europe in terms of speed and coverage, despite the widespread belief to the contrary.
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April 17, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented on the importance of the global innovation and competitiveness race at the 2013...
April 13, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Senior Analyst Matthew Stepp will present as part of the 2013 Villanova Environmental Law Journal Annual...
April 9, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF president Rob Atkinson presented the keynote address at the 2013 NACFAM conference.
April 8, 2013 | Daniel Castro
ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will be presenting at the Bahrain International eGovernment Forum 2013.
April 6, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF president Rob Atkinson will deliver the keynote address at the STGlobal Conference.
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,...
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September 19, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson and Doug Brake
ITIF files comments on effective universal service under a new Communications Act.
September 15, 2014 | Doug Brake and Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF argues the FCC should develop flexible regulations under section 706.
August 29, 2014 | Doug Brake
ITIF cautions the FCC against encouraging inefficient use of public resources on municipal broadband...
August 25, 2014 | Doug Brake
ITIF filed comments with the FCC supporting a combined, larger company that can better serve consumers with...
August 8, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson and Doug Brake
ITIF files comments advocating for a flexible interconnection regime with the House Energy and Commerce...
August 6, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson, Daniel Castro and Alan McQuinn
The DOJ should rework these consent decrees to modernizing the way music copyrights are licensed in the...
August 5, 2014 | Daniel Castro and Travis Korte
Government data policy needs to balance privacy with innovation.
August 4, 2014 | Daniel Castro and Travis Korte
The Center for Data Innovation's Recommendations to the Senate Finance Committee on Health Data...
July 31, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson filed comments to the U.S. Senate Committee on Judiciary's Subcommittee on Antitrust,...
July 28, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Bipartisan effort will be key to saving Social Security.
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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.