Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

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...
July 3, 2008 | Robert D. Atkinson and Howard Wial
In reference to ITIF’s call for a National Innovation Foundation ITIF president Rob Atkinson and Howard Wial...
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August 8, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Blaming offshoring is not going to help the United States advance in the race for global innovation advantage.
August 8, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Baby boomers early retirement is having putting a strain on the national economic comeback.
August 7, 2012 | Clifton Yin
National Labs’ contribution to the Mars rover landing informs the ongoing debate over the government’s role in clean energy innovation.
August 6, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
It’s vital that that the United States pursue a “whole of government” approach to combat foreign IT IP theft.
August 2, 2012 | Daniel Castro
A comparison of the privacy policies of presidential candidates' websites.
August 2, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
The conventional wisdom that U.S. manufacturing job loss is simply a result of productivity-driven restructuring (akin to how U.S. agriculture lost jobs but remains healthy) is fundamentally flawed.
July 30, 2012 | Clifton Yin and Matthew Stepp
U.S. Department of Energy investments in carbon fiber R&D have been essential in spurring a booming industry.
July 25, 2012 | Richard Bennett
The NAF's Open Technology Institute report "The Cost of Connectivity" offers a misleading and inaccurate critique of U.S. broadband service for a variety of reasons.
July 25, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
The TSA should consider providing expedited service with a fee to benefit both the travelers and the TSA.
July 23, 2012 | Justin Hicks
Pharmaceutical proliferation leads to longer, wealthier lives.
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September 26, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented Winning with Innovation-Based Economic Development to the Greater Baltimore Committee...
September 23, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented on the pros and cons of how LBTs like offsets impact the global innovation economy.
September 19, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Robert Atkinson will present on "Achieving Shared Growth for the U.S. in a Global Economy" to the...
September 18, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson and Daniel Castro
This colloquium will explore opportunities for self-service innovation in government, identify key...
September 17, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presents on the current state of U.S. manufacturing.
August 23, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Robert Atkinson presented to the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners on Innovation-Based...
August 20, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented "Innovation Economics: The Race for Global Advantage" to the BioPharma...
August 15, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp discussed key reforms to improve development and deployment at a roundtable discussion on...
August 7, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented at the 2013 ALEC conference in Chicago.
July 29, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp briefed the Bay Area Science and Innovation Consortium on the "Turning the Page:...
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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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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.
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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