Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

September 24, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson, Daniel Castro, Scott M. Andes, Stephen Ezell, Darrene Hackler and
There are a number of ways to keep innovation going in the right direction even if funds are limited. They...
September 22, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
A summary of the May 2010 meeting of innovation economists, social justice activists, and thinkers from the...
September 14, 2010 | Scott M. Andes and Daniel Castro
Mobile broadband offers a vast array of opportunities to improve quality of life for individuals and society.
September 8, 2010 | Daniel Castro
A study shows that overly strict privacy laws inhibit the effectiveness of the Internet ecosystem.
August 25, 2010 | Daniel Castro
IT has an important role to play in protecting the safety of our food supply.
August 17, 2010 | Daniel Castro
Policymakers can help cloud computing flourish by creating policies that will support its development and...
July 21, 2010 | Richard Bennett and Robert D. Atkinson
The FCC broadband report delivered to Congress indicates a decline in progress towards universal broadband...
July 8, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
Global innovation has the potential to let all countries grow their economies but only if nations eliminate...
July 7, 2010 | Stephen Ezell and Scott M. Andes
While the U.S. once led the world in IT R&D, in the last decade other nations have caught up, as a share...
June 10, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson and Darrene Hackler
ITIF dismantles the top ten myths in the climate change debate.
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July 15, 2013 | Michelle Wein
As the fourth annual review of the Aid for Trade concluded this week, a look back at its achievements yields some interesting implications.
July 12, 2013 | Val Giddings
Peer Review is a worthy adversary for GMO detractors.
July 12, 2013 | Daniel Castro and Travis Korte
Here's what you need to know about the G8's pioneering Open Data Charter.
July 12, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
The federal government needs to make it clear that it will not tolerate the counterfeiting or pirating of U.S. products and services.
July 11, 2013 | Daniel Castro
The new COPPA rules put privacy ahead of innovation and leave children worse off.
July 10, 2013 | Daniel Castro
According to the latest online search trends, concerns about Internet privacy are so 2004.
July 9, 2013 | Ben Miller
The CBO report is clear on the benefits of the Senate immigration bill.
July 8, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson and Michael Lind
The general economic myths many take as facts are causing tragic results for everyday Americans.
July 8, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Better use of data analytics can help us make better predictions and fewer errors.
July 8, 2013 | Richard Bennett
The replacement of copper telephone wire destroyed by superstorm Sandy with an wireless equivalent is drawing overblown criticism from some quarters.
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September 18, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson and Daniel Castro
This colloquium will explore opportunities for self-service innovation in government, identify key...
September 17, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presents on the current state of U.S. manufacturing.
September 17, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro spoke about security, freedom, and privacy at a panel discussion hosted by the Knight...
August 23, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Robert Atkinson presented to the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners on Innovation-Based...
August 20, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented "Innovation Economics: The Race for Global Advantage" to the BioPharma...
August 15, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp discussed key reforms to improve development and deployment at a roundtable discussion on...
August 7, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented at the 2013 ALEC conference in Chicago.
July 29, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp briefed the Bay Area Science and Innovation Consortium on the "Turning the Page:...
July 25, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro spoke on the topic of "How the Internet is Creating Opportunities for Latinos" at...
July 8, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will discuss the trade-offs involved in COPPA as a part of the panel discussion.
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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 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.