Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

April 7, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson and Ben Miller
NSF's new "Science and Engineering Indicators" presents a misleading view of U.S. tech-based...
April 4, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Review of the new book "The Second Machine Age" by Erik Brynjolfsson and Andrew McAfee.
March 24, 2014 | Joe Kennedy
Lowering both the statutory and effective corporate tax rates will spur investment and U.S. competitiveness.
March 17, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
India’s Preferential Market Access policy is poised to damage the Indian and broader global economy.
March 6, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Maximizing global innovation requires a new approach to global trade and economic policy.
February 3, 2014 | Peter L. Singer
The origins of many technologies can be traced to an initial investment of U.S. federal research and...
January 23, 2014
This report provides a sampling of some of the most interesting and important contributions data-driven...
January 7, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
An innovative approach to cutting the budget deficit while also boosting growth.
January 6, 2014 | Michelle Wein and Stephen Ezell
This report documents what ITIF believes to be the ten worst innovation mercantilist practices proposed,...
December 9, 2013 | Daniel Castro
This report argues that calls to keep data within national borders are misguided and ineffective in making...
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April 24, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Protecting IP-intensive companies engaged in international trade should be foremost on Senate Finance Committee agenda.
April 23, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Privacy advocates are attempting to disguise ideological opposition to surveillance cameras as a debate about cost and effectiveness after the Boston Marathon Bombing.
April 22, 2013 | Richard Bennett
The argument for a massive reorganization of America’s broadband markets depends on a set of facts that don’t exist.
April 19, 2013 | Val Giddings and Matthew Stepp
We must transform and reinvest in our international agricultural innovation ecosystem to produce more productive, resilient crops for a hungrier and warmer world.
April 19, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The belief that automation is responsible for manufacturing decline is a nothing more than a neoclassical fallacy.
April 18, 2013 | Megan Nicholson
Policymakers must continue to recognize the importance of public support for energy innovation – and R&D funding throughout the federal government – as a means to rebuilding the post-recession American economy.
April 18, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
A reflection on the book "Climate Change Policy Failures" and how to best move climate policy forward.
April 17, 2013 | Val Giddings
Budget proposals for USDA are seemingly positive but won't achieve much without reform in research and international cooperation.
April 17, 2013 | Daniel Castro
The U.S. should look at international leadership on electronic ID systems and consider adoption of similar practices.
April 16, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Europe faces a quandary: The difficult fiscal straits most European nations face precludes “Keynesian” stimulus policies to spur demand.
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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?...
March 19, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will present the keynote speech at Global Trends Driving a Renaissance in U.S. Manufacturing.
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August 4, 2014 | Daniel Castro and Travis Korte
The Center for Data Innovation's Recommendations to the Senate Finance Committee on Health Data...
July 31, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson filed comments to the U.S. Senate Committee on Judiciary's Subcommittee on Antitrust,...
July 28, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Bipartisan effort will be key to saving Social Security.
July 24, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson, Daniel Castro and Alan McQuinn
The FAA has interpreted its Model Aircraft rules too narrowly and risks limiting innovative new technologies.
July 17, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
In testimony before the Senate Finance Committee, Stephen Ezell analyzed the current challenges facing...
July 15, 2014 | Doug Brake and Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF files comments supporting the FCC's flexible approach to promoting the open Internet under section...
June 13, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson and Doug Brake
ITIF submitted comments with the House Committee on Energy and Commerce on competition policy and broadband...
June 12, 2014 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp testifies before the United States House Natural Resources Committee Subcommittee on Energy and...
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...
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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."
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