Resources and Publications
Resources and Publications
Resource and Publication
Recent efforts to ban peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing software in government offices to reduce security...
The U.S. government can and should do more to support industry efforts to reduce digital piracy.
ITIF President Rob Atkinson explains how ICT has the potential to revolutionize the lives of people around...
Creating Jobs Through Exports and Innovation: 9 Steps Congress Can Take to Foster Sustainable Job Creation
There is renewed interest in a job creation agenda. But many of the proposals put forth to date overlook the...
This report benchmarks clean energy competitiveness in four nations: China, Japan, South Korea and the United...
In this report, ITIF identifies the leading nations in mobile payments, explains why the United States lags...
Contrary to much of the narrative within Fareed Zakaria’s book The Post-American World, the United States is...
If the United States is to achieve the promise of the broadband revolution it will need to ensure that a much...
The last two decades have presented unprecedented global economic change. While there is much debate around...
Localization barriers to trade constitute a distinct and rapidly growing class of trade barriers that seek to impose location-specific conditions on global production, procurement, investment, and data flows.
Chile’s Innovation Council drafts a new strategy for competitiveness.
Why would the government want to tax Internet access when, according to the McKinsey Global Institute, the Internet accounts for 3.8 percent of U.S. GDP?
Blaming free trade for U.S. economic woes does not account for the difficulty of operating in a global marketplace increasingly dominated by mercantilism.
As America prepares to retire the public telephone network that served us so well for nearly 100 years, we need to take stock of the broadband networks that have taken its place.
Hadoop has been the industry standard for scalable data processing applications for several years, so why does a search for “Hadoop” on USAJOBS.gov return zero results?
The Global Alliance aims to foster an unencumbered environment of widespread data sharing.
Did you know that film and television contribute substantially to the American economy?
Innovative ideas and systems improvements can make a real difference for charity.
An 8,000 word blog post by Susan Crawford attempting to rebut my New York Times op-ed is riddled with analytical and factual errors. See part one of a two part response.
ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will discuss mobile applications and the state of Internet privacy.
Rob Atkinson will speak at the American Association for the Advancement of Science's Forum on Science...
ITIF Senior Fellow Richard Bennett will give a speech to the Australian Telecom User Group on the innovation...
Daniel Castro will speak at the 6th Annual ABA/FCBA Symposium on Privacy & Data Security.
Presentation at the Council of Graduate Schools Research Forum.
Daniel Castro will speak at the DMA in DC 2011 conference.
ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will be discussing online behavioral targeting and its implications for...
Rob Atkinson served as moderator at the OECD-NSF Workshop Roundtable Debate.
Rob Atkinson moderated for event regarding the release of the SAFE Transportation Paper.
Rob Atkinson gave a presentation at the State of Downtown Economic Forum.
Vermont's H112 should not be enacted because it is based on a misunderstanding about biotech crops.
Pressured or mandatory technology transfer by other nations has, is, and will continue to negatively impact...
Testimony before the U.S. International Trade Commission making the case for the expansion of the ITA.
COPPA restricts the development of a robust Internet ecosystem for children and should not be strengthened.
Strong leadership in cloud computing is necessary to remain globally competitive, advance technology in the...
The FCC should not extend its authority to regulate the software installed on mobile devices.
The implications for the U.S. economy as a result of China's strategic decisions should be clear.
Testimony before House Energy and Commerce Committee on U.S. manufacturing.
House Subcommittee Testimony Avoiding the Spectrum Crunch: Growing the Wireless Economy through Innovation
Spectrum policy needs to realign spectrum into a smaller number of larger allocations for general-purpose...
ITIF comments on the NTIA multistakeholder process to develop consumer data privacy codes of conduct.
In a chapter for the new book Practicing Sustainability, Rob Atkinson wrote about sustainability from an innovation economics perspective.
"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.
Supply-Side Follies: Why Conservative Economics Fails, Liberal Economics Falters, and Innovation Economics is the Answer
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.
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.