Resources and Publications
Resources and Publications
Resource and Publication
The nation needs a fundamentally new approach to STEM education.
Report debunks myths about productivity gains, restructuring, and a manufacturing renaissance and explains...
It’s time to expand the ITA to boost exports, jobs, innovation, productivity, and economic growth in the U.S...
Benchmarking the effectiveness of the innovation policies of 55 countries - including virtually all EU, OECD...
ITIF clean energy team provides analysis of ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit 2012.
The United States and other countries should begin responding to today’s reality for Chinese mercantilism...
Fairness, simplicity and parity should guide federal legislation for internet sales tax.
Innovation is becoming popular. Economists see it is not accumulation of more capital that is key to...
The Convention on Biological Diversity, Biosafety Protocol Ad Hoc Technical Expert Group on Risk Assessment & Management: An Independent Review
An examination of the progress of the Ad Hoc Technical Experts Group (AHTEG) since 2009.
A five part series that works through what our current climate policy approach should be while addressing...
The real future of America’s economy lies in whether large firms and fast-growing small firms that want to be large firms succeed in America.
Two recent posts on TechCrunch about tech industry efforts to influence and work with government deserve comment.
It's not only in America's interest for India to remain committed to open, market-based trade and robust IP protections; it's also in India's.
A novel anode material is in large part the product of government investments in clean energy innovation.
Chinese's solar industry woes are ongoing.
STEM education is critical to U.S. competitiveness and should not be politicized.
We do not live in an anonymous world, and we should not create policies that are based on this false assumption.
In addition to the standard lack of specifics, the third debate saw unfortunate mention of basic research.
The United States should welcome Greenfield FDI, but most FDI is not Greenfield.
The U.S. economy does compete with other nations for high value-added production and losing the race means a stagnant economy.
ITIF is co-hosting a roundtable discussion on Brazil’s new policies for science, technology, and innovation.
Rob Atkinson will moderate a panel on entrepreneurialism based around "Innovation Economics" at the...
Rob Atkinson will moderate a panel discussion will address challenges and possibilities for the future of...
Val Giddings will present on at the Food Policy and Impact conference on the panel "GMO Labeling and...
Event on "Innovation Economics" at GMU Center for Science and Technology Policy.
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...
A strong, growing, and collaborative trade relationship between the United States and India could be in...
Ensuring the uninhibited flow of information, data, and ICT services across borders is vital both to...
ICANN should avoid choosing one business model over another by allowing both open and closed generic TLDs.
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.
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.