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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October 23, 2013 | Ben Miller
University spinoffs more innovative, more successful than comparable firms.
October 23, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Private capital investment in the U.S. has fallen significantly in the last decade, exacerbating the economic stagnation we face.
October 22, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Mercantilist practices drastically inhibit the ability of U.S. enterprises to effectively compete in the global marketplace.
October 21, 2013 | Michelle Wein
In Canada, there is a strange pattern developing regarding the conditions required to obtain a patent, and it is threatening innovation.
October 21, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Benjamin Freidman’s Neo-Luddite assessment of technology and jobs is a reminder why we should not let economists make policy.
October 18, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
The latest broadband rankings by Akami further illustrate that the claims of some broadband Casandras regarding the weakness of U.S. networks are highly misleading.
October 17, 2013 | Stephen Ezell
Summarizes key insights from ITIF's event on the success of the Nordic innovation economies and what the United States can learn from them.
October 15, 2013 | Michelle Wein
The argument that movie studios could eliminate piracy by just releasing more movies sooner, cheaper or in a different format is incorrect.
October 11, 2013 | Matthew Stepp and Alex Trembath
To mitigate climate change globally we must develop a robust innovation system that can create cheaper and higher quality clean energy alternatives.
October 10, 2013 | Michelle Wein
With the government shutdown now in its second week, its effect is now being felt in much of the broader U.S. economy, especially in trade.
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February 26, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro will speak about Internet governance in the global economy at an event sponsored by the U.S.-...
February 26, 2014 | Doug Brake
Doug Brake participated in the MMTC's Telecom Act Rewrite and the Potential Benefits to MWBEs and...
February 25, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro will speak about the NSA’s impact on the economy, information security, and Internet freedom at...
February 5, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell presented on advanced manufacturing at a NIST VCAT meeting.
December 12, 2013 | Michelle Wein
How Canada's Policies Impact American Innovation and Competitiveness
December 10, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
This panel discussion investigated methods for speeding the path from research to market.
November 13, 2013 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp gave a speech at the 2013 Regional Meeting of the Federal Laboratory Consortium in Leesburg, VA.
October 31, 2013 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro will speak at a webinar for the Association of Public Data Users on “Public Policy...
October 30, 2013
Stephen Ezell participated in a panel on Electronic Commerce and Data Privacy at the Frontiers of Economic...
October 29, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Robert Atkinson presented on IT policy issues at this event sponsored by the Copenhagen Business School.
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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...
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...
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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."