Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

December 5, 2011 | Daniel Castro
PIPA/SOPA is an important step forward in fight against online piracy, but legislation needs to focus on...
November 28, 2011 | Matthew Stepp and Robert D. Atkinson
Durban is likely to overlook the best way to drastically reduce carbon emissions—making unsubsidized clean...
November 14, 2011 | Luke A. Stewart
How regulation can both stifle and encourage innovation.
November 7, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson, Val Giddings, Matt Hourihan, Jesse Jenkins, Matthew Stepp and Devon Swezey
America actually faces three deficits—the budget deficit, the trade deficit, and the investment deficit—that...
October 14, 2011 | Val Giddings
"Coexistence" between biotech and organic agriculture is not difficult to achieve.Some ill-...
October 11, 2011 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell in an article for "World Policy Institute" argues for a new international framework.
October 4, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson and Scott M. Andes
To create jobs, this report proposes driving down the value of dollar to boost exports and having firms bid...
September 15, 2011
ITIF explores international IT application leadership in four fields: health IT, mobile payments, intelligent...
September 15, 2011 | Daniel Castro
An assessment of what the U.S. can learn from early adopters of national e-ID systems.
September 14, 2011 | Stephen Ezell and Robert D. Atkinson
An investigation of the programs and policies countries around the world have implemented to boost the...
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June 23, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Mazzucato takes our understanding of the government’s role in the economy and turns it on its head.
June 19, 2014 | Val Giddings
Efforts to label or ban GMO’s will harm not help consumers.
June 18, 2014 | Matthew Stepp
Tougher emissions regulations should be paired with comprehensive energy innovation strategy.
June 16, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
The election of Prime Minister Modi portends a new economic direction for the world's largest democracy.
June 13, 2014 | Matthew Stepp
Instead of putting a price on carbon, governments should enhance funding for R&D and projects that lower clean energy costs.
June 11, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Jeremy Rifkin’s "The Zero Marginal Cost Society" is the latest entry in the misguided and factually inaccurate area of “techno-utopianism.”
June 11, 2014 | Michelle Wein
New legislation is tying additional funding to U.S. trade agencies to Congressional negotiating mandates.
June 10, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
A synopsis of the five best books from ITIF’s 2014 Summer Reading List
June 5, 2014 | Joe Kennedy
Varying the price of digital goods based on region benefits consumers.
June 5, 2014 | Matthew Stepp
Pittsburgh is now one of America’s leading centers of regional innovation.
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October 26, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson to present on advanced manufacturing and wealth creation as part of jobs conference.
October 24, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
The importance of innovation in IT and government leadership in IT practices.
October 12, 2011 | Daniel Castro
Senior Analyst Daniel Castro participates in a panel on the role of ISPs in protecting intellectual property.
October 4, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF President Rob Atkinson to speak on IBM panel on the topic of frontiers in IT.
September 20, 2011 | Val Giddings
Investigating a sustainable path to feeding the world's population and how crops will evolve in the...
September 19, 2011 | Daniel Castro
Senior Analyst Daniel Castro explains the potential mechanisms for protecting content online based on the...
June 29, 2011 | Val Giddings
ITIF Senior Fellow Val Giddings will address spurring innovation in the biotechnology sector.
June 21, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will moderate the panel at the Microsoft Smart Energy Policy Series.
June 21, 2011 | Val Giddings
ITIF Senior Fellow Val Giddings will speak at the AAAS Charles Valentine Riley Memorial Lecture.
June 16, 2011 | Daniel Castro
Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will speak at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's event on electronic data flow.
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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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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-e