Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

August 19, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF explains the difference between competitiveness, innovation and productivity in this policy memo.
August 5, 2013 | Daniel Castro
The U.S. cloud computing industry could lose $22 to $35 billion over the next three years due to PRISM.
July 22, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Policymakers should take measures to reduce spam and improve cybersecurity on the Internet.
June 26, 2013 | Megan Nicholson and Matthew Stepp
ITIF proposes a solution to consistently fund next-generation clean energy breakthroughs.
June 19, 2013 | Matthew Stepp, Sean Pool, Jack Spencer and Nicolas Loris
ITIF, Heritage, and CAP propose a set of nonpartisan policy proposals for reforming the National Laboratories.
June 7, 2013
ITIF's choices for top tech and innovation books of 2013.
June 3, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
All but “final mile” mail delivery should be opened up to private competition.
May 16, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson and Luke A. Stewart
ITIF presents a rebuttal of the Economic Policy Institute's analysis of the STEM workforce.
May 16, 2013 | Daniel Castro
3D printing is a new technology that raises old policy questions.
May 13, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson and Luke A. Stewart
This fact sheet lists 53 documented economic benefits of IT, from jobs and output to competitiveness and...
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June 24, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
State economic policies in the 21st Century must go beyond cutting costs to be successful.
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.
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February 6, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF president Rob Atkinson will present on a panel at 2:35 PM on the effects of technology on industry.
January 31, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will present a pragmatic road map for how the United States can regain an innovation advantage...
January 20, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
"Technologies that Energize Us" Panel: A Conversation with Matthew Stepp, Senior Policy Analyst, on...
January 15, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell, author of "Innovation Economics," will host a reception with the Policy Exchange in...
December 18, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
ITIF is co-hosting a roundtable discussion on Brazil’s new policies for science, technology, and innovation.
December 12, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will moderate a panel on entrepreneurialism based around "Innovation Economics" at the...
December 7, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will moderate a panel discussion will address challenges and possibilities for the future of...
December 6, 2012 | Val Giddings
Val Giddings will present on at the Food Policy and Impact conference on the panel "GMO Labeling and...
December 4, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Event on "Innovation Economics" at GMU Center for Science and Technology Policy.
November 29, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will provide the luncheon keynote at the Washington Innovation Summit.
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March 6, 2013 | Daniel Castro
ICANN should avoid choosing one business model over another by allowing both open and closed generic TLDs.
February 15, 2013 | Val Giddings
Vermont's H112 should not be enacted because it is based on a misunderstanding about biotech crops.
December 5, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
Pressured or mandatory technology transfer by other nations has, is, and will continue to negatively impact...
November 12, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
Testimony before the U.S. International Trade Commission making the case for the expansion of the ITA.
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...
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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