Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

November 18, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson and Scott M. Andes
ITIF employs 29 indicators to assess the extent to which the 50 state economies are structured according to...
October 11, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson
In a new report, Timely, Targeted, Temporary and Transformative: Crafting an Innovation-Based Economic...
October 1, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson and Daniel Castro
This report shows how IT is the key enabler of many of today’s key improvements in our lives and society—from...
September 24, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson
In today’s economy, innovation – the development and adoption of new products and services, more efficient...
September 12, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson and David Audretsch
The U.S. political dialogue gives scant attention to innovation and policy to promote innovative activity....
September 11, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson and Stephen Ezell
This policy brief compares and assesses the 2008 presidential election candidates’ technology and innovation...
September 10, 2008 | Stephen Ezell and Robert D. Atkinson
In RAND’s Rose-Colored Glasses: How RAND’s Report on U.S. Competitiveness in Science and Technology Gets it...
September 9, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson
In the last few years the debate over broadband policy has become increasingly partisan and bitter. It's...
August 11, 2008 | George Ou
While bash-the-corporation rhetoric may have some populist appeal, it is both factually and logically flawed.
July 9, 2008 | Fred Block and Matthew Keller
In this report, ITIF finds that the nature of the U.S. innovation system has changed dramatically over the...
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July 25, 2012 | Richard Bennett
The NAF's Open Technology Institute report "The Cost of Connectivity" offers a misleading and inaccurate critique of U.S. broadband service for a variety of reasons.
July 25, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
The TSA should consider providing expedited service with a fee to benefit both the travelers and the TSA.
July 23, 2012 | Justin Hicks
Pharmaceutical proliferation leads to longer, wealthier lives.
July 20, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Americans face a choice as a country: we can either keep focusing on maximizing present consumption, especially by older people, or we can focus on maximizing production so we can afford the critical investments in innovation.
July 20, 2012 | Clifton Yin
Recent move by the Chinese city of Xinyu could be a harbinger of things to come unless strong action is taken.
July 19, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
The federal government should support the designation of a core of approximately 20 leading “manufacturing universities.”
July 18, 2012 | Clifton Yin
Company’s halting of thin-film solar manufacturing and return to tech development is very revealing.
July 18, 2012 | Stephen J. Norton
The results of a bipartisan survey show support for a national manufacturing strategy.
July 18, 2012 | Clifton Yin
Renewed discussion of a national carbon tax is incomplete without considering how to spur innovation.
July 17, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
American manufacturing has performed palpably worse than many of its major peer competitors and it's time to wake up to the realities others have claimed are exaggerated.
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September 21, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
A panel presentation on “A Comparison of National Broadband Strategies in Developed and Developing Countries.”
September 21, 2012
Richard Bennett will present at the Congressional Internet Caucus Advisory Committee event "Internet TV...
September 20, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will give a presentation on “Successful Innovation In The Green Economy, The Importance of...
September 19, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will give a presentation on “Technology and the Future of Work.”
September 10, 2012 | Daniel Castro
ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will present on current research to make voting more accessible at the...
August 27, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will engage Jonathan Sallet and Jeff Eisenach in an interactive discussion of their views on the...
July 25, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will speak at the annual SRII conference in San Jose, California.
June 27, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
WIRE-Net's Board of Directors invited Rob Atkinson to address 2012 Annual Meeting.
June 12, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkison will present on the panel "How Labor and Manufacturers Are Forging Manufacturing’s New Path...
June 6, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF president Rob Atkinson will present at the STEM Enterprise: Measures for Innovation and Competitiveness...
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May 23, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson urges tax fairness for digital goods in Congressional testimony.
April 15, 2011 | Matt Hourihan and Matthew Stepp
ITIF submits public comments in response to the Department of Energy’s Quadrennial Technology Review.
April 6, 2011 | Daniel Castro
The Census Bureau should allow individuals to submit their responses online and adapt to current technology...
March 14, 2011 | Daniel Castro
Testimony before the House Subcommittee on Intellectual Property Competition and the Internet.
January 28, 2011 | Daniel Castro
The report on privacy provides many useful recommendations, but falls short in a number of areas.
December 2, 2010 | Daniel Castro
ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro's testimony before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on...
November 2, 2010
ITIF files reply comments with the FCC in the “Two Questions Inquiry” on managed services and wireless net...
October 27, 2010 | Daniel Castro, and Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF argues that unchecked digital piracy is a threat to the economic welfare of the United States and that...
October 12, 2010
Regulators should encourage the development of high-functioning, efficient networks with transparent terms of...
August 12, 2010
Creating a protected market for certain video navigation devices does not advance the goal of consumer choice.
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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.
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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