Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

May 11, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson and Daniel Castro
In the city of the future, bridges will talk to engineers, roads will control cars, and parking spots will...
May 5, 2010 | Daniel Castro
Draft legislation on consumer privacy offer many opportunities for improvement.
May 4, 2010 | Darrene Hackler
Open innovation is becoming an increasingly important form of innovation and requires new firm strategies.
April 30, 2010 | Daniel Castro
Don't like Facebook's privacy policy? Then don't use it. But don't ask government to run...
April 30, 2010 | Scott M. Andes
Is the demand of American and European consumers for organic foods a good thing? In this WebMemo ITIF looks...
April 30, 2010 | Stephen J. Norton
The re-authorization of the America COMPETES Act will help foster innovation and American global...
April 22, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson and Scott M. Andes
With increasing employment is the number one goal in Washington, policy makers should look to IT as a major...
April 14, 2010 | Daniel Castro, Robert D. Atkinson and Stephen Ezell
If self-service technology were more widely deployed, the economy would be approximately $130 billion larger...
March 15, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson, Stephen Ezell, Scott M. Andes, Daniel Castro and
ITIF reviews the evolution of the Internet economy into a transformational part of daily life and a trillion...
March 8, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF outlines eight ideas to improve the U.S. innovation system.
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April 10, 2013 | Clifton Yin
The Energy Secretary nominee talked at length about the need for robust energy innovation policy.
April 10, 2013 | Richard Bennett
Attacking subsidized mobile phones is not helpful in advancing any policy debate.
April 10, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson, Stephen Ezell and Matthew Stepp
The President’s budget proposal does create a stronger innovation framework but careful negotiations will be needed going forward.
April 9, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Climate activists need to reshape their focus to protest the real challenge to U.S. clean energy.
April 5, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
The real lesson of the NREL study is that much more innovation is necessary to achieve deep and affordable carbon reductions.
April 4, 2013 | Daniel Castro
The ReDigi example proves reforms to the Copyright Act need to revisit whether the technology has changed enough to warrant rethinking the First Sale doctrine for digital goods.
April 3, 2013 | Clifton Yin
The merger of two Australian departments is a welcome recognition that innovation policy and climate change mitigation are linked.
April 2, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
The health of U.S. traded sector enterprises in industries such as aerospace, automobiles, and airlines simply can’t be taken for granted.
April 1, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
How the "Phone Phreaks" model is a good example for inspiring interest and experimentation in STEM students today.
April 1, 2013 | Luke A. Stewart
The Sequester is about to deliver another kick in the teeth to American competitiveness: it’s going to sharply reduce our ability to measure it.
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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...
June 6, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented ITIF's work on competitiveness and rankings at the 2012 EPISIS Conference.
April 19, 2012 | Matthew Stepp
Exploring the TBED community to better leverage cleantech policy and programs.
April 18, 2012
Richard Bennett will testify before the House Science Committee on April 18, 2012 on spectrum use before the...
April 14, 2012 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp will be presenting the "Breakout Session: Environmental Policy" at the National...
March 27, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will be speaking on the panel "Manufacturing and the U.S. Jobs Base: What’s Gone Wrong?...
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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...
May 23, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson urges tax fairness for digital goods in Congressional testimony.
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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.
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