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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February 7, 2014 | Doug Brake
Friday marked the 18th Anniversary of the '96 Telecom Act. ITIF believes it's time to update the laws to reflect our changed communications market.
February 6, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Ensuring growth-based trade is a key to a successful innovation economy.
February 4, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Automation is the path forward and should be promoted not demonized.
February 3, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Design and policy changes need to be implemented to make open government open for all.
February 1, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
A new budget framework based on growth can address high federal deficits and economic stagnation.
January 30, 2014 | Michelle Wein
Gawker’s leak of an unpublished Quentin Tarantino script is infringement plain and simple.
January 30, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
President Obama’s NNMI initiative provides a key opportunity to improve U.S. competitiveness.
January 29, 2014 | Doug Brake
TV broadcasters have announced a channel sharing pilot, experimenting with a valuable tool to unleash spectrum.
January 24, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
In contrast to what Charles Kenney argues in a recent Washington Post op-ed, the United States’ impending slip to the world’s second-largest economy, surpassed by China, is not great news.
January 16, 2014 | Travis Korte
An introduction to the tools and policies behind data-driven innovation.
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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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March 6, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
The tax code should reduce ineffective exemptions and incentives while expanding effective ones focused on...
March 6, 2012 | Daniel Castro
Regulators should create policies that protect privacy while minimizing burdens on businesses.
February 22, 2012
ITIF filed comments with the FCC in favor of Verizon's proposed purchase of spectrum licenses from a...
February 15, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
The U.S. Senate’s Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship should consider enacting policies to...
February 2, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson and Stephen Ezell
Policies should promote ­not restrict activities like venture investing.
December 8, 2011 | Val Giddings
The facts show quite clearly that biotechnology crops and foods are at least as safe as those produced with...
December 6, 2011 | Val Giddings
The regulation system responsible for reviewing products of agricultural biotechnology is in need of reform.
December 5, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
California should revise and expand its R&D credit and consider implementing a patent box.
August 29, 2011
ITIF recommends phasing out Universal Service and ICC subsidies and replacing them with a rural broadband...
August 16, 2011
Further testing will determine the feasibility of LightSquared operation in the lower 10 MHz of their...
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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.