Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

December 7, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson and Merrilea Mayo
The current approaches to STEM education in the United States are not working, and reforms are urgently...
November 18, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson and Scott M. Andes
The State New Economy Index uses 26 indicators to measure the extent to which state economies are knowledge-...
November 17, 2010 | Daniel Castro
Do Not Track would impose unnecessary costs on the Internet ecosystem and result in less free Internet...
October 21, 2010 | Scott M. Andes
Public procurement contracts are a key mechanism for boosting domestic demand for innovation.
October 19, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson and Darrene Hackler
ITIF surveys four dominant schools of thought and analyzes how adherents approach policy options for climate...
October 14, 2010 | Daniel Castro
Enforcement of digital copyrights would lead to a stronger Internet ecosystem and more innovative consumer...
October 7, 2010 | Stephen Ezell and Robert D. Atkinson
Not all innovation policies are created equal. In a ground-breaking report, ITIF surveys how countries’...
October 5, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
An analysis of how nine distinct interest groups shape Internet policy through their views on key issues,...
October 4, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
An analysis of how prevailing economic philosophies drive approaches to network policy in four key areas:...
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...
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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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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.”
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...
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September 23, 2012 | Daniel Castro
COPPA restricts the development of a robust Internet ecosystem for children and should not be strengthened.
July 25, 2012 | Daniel Castro
Strong leadership in cloud computing is necessary to remain globally competitive, advance technology in the...
July 13, 2012 | Daniel Castro
The FCC should not extend its authority to regulate the software installed on mobile devices.
May 10, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
The implications for the U.S. economy as a result of China's strategic decisions should be clear.
April 19, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Testimony before House Energy and Commerce Committee on U.S. manufacturing.
April 18, 2012
Spectrum policy needs to realign spectrum into a smaller number of larger allocations for general-purpose...
April 3, 2012 | Daniel Castro
ITIF comments on the NTIA multistakeholder process to develop consumer data privacy codes of conduct.
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...
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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."