Resources and Publications
Resources and Publications
Resource and Publication
Draft legislation on consumer privacy offer many opportunities for improvement.
Open innovation is becoming an increasingly important form of innovation and requires new firm strategies.
Is the demand of American and European consumers for organic foods a good thing? In this WebMemo ITIF looks...
The re-authorization of the America COMPETES Act will help foster innovation and American global...
With increasing employment is the number one goal in Washington, policy makers should look to IT as a major...
If self-service technology were more widely deployed, the economy would be approximately $130 billion larger...
ITIF reviews the evolution of the Internet economy into a transformational part of daily life and a trillion...
ITIF outlines eight ideas to improve the U.S. innovation system.
ITIF identifies strengths and weaknesses of the open government initiative and recommends how to make more...
Libertarian economists are gaining fame for trumpeting the downside of the American copyright regime, but they don’t consider the technological progress that makes it necessary.
The government shutdown, regardless of length, is just the latest policy setback for America’s energy innovation ecosystem.
ARPA-E announced 33 new breakthrough clean energy projects, even as budget politics targets less funding.
The Commerce Department should proactively search for more opportunities to unlock the potential of data-driven innovation.
New NBER paper shows how high-skilled immigration is important for competitiveness and innovation.
The “robots are taking our jobs” narrative is not backed by the facts or common sense.
Unless Congress acts soon, the Federal Helium Program will begin shutting down on October 1.
The DataGotham 2013 conference, now in its second year, brought together data-driven thinkers from an impressively broad range of fields, carrying an almost equally wide array of titles.
Many pundits, activists and policymakers are arguing that productivity causes job loss. They are wrong.
Before we go off talking about competitiveness and what country leads or lags, it would be useful to have the right definition and the right data.
Rob Atkinson will provide the luncheon keynote at the Washington Innovation Summit.
Rob Atkinson Presenting "Innovation Economics" at the Munk School of Global Affairs.
Rob Atkinson will moderate a Microsoft Conversation on U.S. manufacturing on October 23, 2012.
Rob Atkinson will give a presentation for the Free State Foundation at the National Press Club.
Rob Atkinson will present at FTC workshop "Competition & Consumer Protection Issues in the Pet...
Rob Atkinson's presentation to the 2012 World Computer Congress.
A panel presentation on “A Comparison of National Broadband Strategies in Developed and Developing Countries.”
Richard Bennett will present at the Congressional Internet Caucus Advisory Committee event "Internet TV...
Rob Atkinson will give a presentation on “Successful Innovation In The Green Economy, The Importance of...
Rob Atkinson will give a presentation on “Technology and the Future of Work.”
ITIF Submits Comments to the National Science Foundation Regarding a National Privacy Research Strategy
The U.S.government should support research to address pressing privacy and security concerns.
The AT&T-DirecTV merger is in the public interest.
Val Giddings testifies before the New Jersey State Assembly on GMO labeling.
Labeling legislation is driven by fear, ideology and commercial interests not on a concern for consumers or...
ITIF responds to the Administration's request for comments on the Strategy for American Innovation.
ITIF files comments on effective universal service under a new Communications Act.
ITIF argues the FCC should develop flexible regulations under section 706.
ITIF cautions the FCC against encouraging inefficient use of public resources on municipal broadband...
ITIF filed comments with the FCC supporting a combined, larger company that can better serve consumers with...
ITIF files comments advocating for a flexible interconnection regime with the House Energy and Commerce...
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.
Conventional economics provides an increasingly poor guide for economic policy and should be replaced by an evolutionary economics framework.
Rob Atkinson contributed the chapter “Public Policy, Innovation and New Technologies” to the textbook "Guide to U.S. Economic Policy."
Robert Atkinson contributed the chapter “Innovation in Cities and Innovation by Cities” for the book "Creating Competitiveness: Entrepreneurship and Innovation Polices for Growth."
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.