Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

April 1, 2015 | Robert D. Atkinson, Daniel Castro and Alan McQuinn
This report explores how populism has overtaken many tech policy debates and proposes a counter philosophy of...
March 17, 2015 | Daniel Castro and Travis Korte
This report assesses the current state of open data efforts in G8 countries.
March 16, 2015 | Joe Kennedy
Smart regulatory reform focused on sectors that compete internationally can boost U.S. economic...
March 9, 2015 | Stephen Ezell
To ensure the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement creates a framework in which life sciences innovation...
February 26, 2015 | Joe Kennedy and Robert D. Atkinson
The National Institutes of Health needs greater resources and more funding stability.
February 24, 2015 | Daniel Castro and Alan McQuinn
This report explores the many ways companies benefit from the free flow of data across borders and how to...
February 23, 2015 | Val Giddings
Unfounded fears surrounding GMOs distorts policy decision making.
February 17, 2015 | Stephen Rose
Notwithstanding claims to the contrary, income inequality has fallen, not increased, since the Great...
February 9, 2015 | Dan Steinbock
U.S. global innovation leadership is faltering and in danger of flat lining.
February 2, 2015 | Daniel Castro and Alan McQuinn
This report proposes that as regulators contemplate weighing punitive actions on companies that they...
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September 9, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Blaming technology for high unemployment ignores the facts and fails to recognize the job creation attributes innovation.
September 3, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Technology never has destroyed jobs on a net basis and it won’t in the future.
September 3, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Important legislation is being introduced this fall that will reinvigorate American manufacturing, but ultimately the America COMPETES Act will remain essential.
September 3, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Fears are misplaced over RFID technology.
September 2, 2013 | Megan Nicholson
Maryland is piloting new projects to innovate in-state utilities.
August 29, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The reality of the college and STEM debate is that none of the top fastest growing occupations even require a bachelor's degree.
August 27, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Realizing the benefits of the Internet of Things will require policymakers to break out of the old ways of thinking about data and privacy.
August 27, 2013 | Richard Bennett
Pew Research Center reveals 95% of America’s young adults use broadband at home.
August 26, 2013 | Megan Nicholson
Megan Nicholson assesses the proposed FAIR Act's energy innovation shortcomings.
August 26, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
It makes no sense to rail against iPhones over their energy consumption. Instead we should focus our efforts on developing next generation energy innovations.
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November 29, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will provide the luncheon keynote at the Washington Innovation Summit.
November 7, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson Presenting "Innovation Economics" at the Munk School of Global Affairs.
October 23, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will moderate a Microsoft Conversation on U.S. manufacturing on October 23, 2012.
October 18, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will give a presentation for the Free State Foundation at the National Press Club.
October 2, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will present at FTC workshop "Competition & Consumer Protection Issues in the Pet...
September 24, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson's presentation to the 2012 World Computer Congress.
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.”
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June 9, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Undue regulation would hamper public benefit of patient-generated health data.
June 4, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Senate testimony argues that limiting collection of geo-location data by third parties for commercial use...
May 7, 2014 | Doug Brake
ITIF amicus brief asks U.S. Supreme Court to clarify the treatment of WiFi under the Wiretap Act.
April 29, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
To drive growth and innovation, Washington needs to address, three deficits, not just the budget deficit.
April 25, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson and Doug Brake
Communications Act Update provides opportunity to reform spectrum policy and unlock capacity to fuel wireless...
April 21, 2014 | Daniel Castro
The FTC should avoid unnecessarily regulating predictive analytics and the underlying data. Instead, it...
April 10, 2014 | Daniel Castro
The U.S. decision to forgo oversight of Internet governance has inherent risks.
March 31, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Data has the potential to improve economic growth and quality of life but only if we get the policies right.
March 19, 2014 | Val Giddings
ITIF testifies in Vermont against legislation sought by organic advocates to grow their market by misleading...
March 18, 2014 | Val Giddings
ITIF opposes misguided efforts to ban an enviroinmentally superior new biotech variety of grass.
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March 18, 2015 | Robert D. Atkinson
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.
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.
July 20, 2012 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro contributed a chapter titled “U.S. Federal Cybersecurity Policy” in the book "Cybersecurity: Public Sector Threats and Responses."
January 19, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson contributed a chapter titled chapter “Who’s Who in Internet Politics” for the book "The Next Digital Decade: Essays on the Future of the Internet."
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 historica