Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

October 5, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
An analysis of how nine distinct interest groups shape Internet policy through their views on key issues,...
October 4, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
An analysis of how prevailing economic philosophies drive approaches to network policy in four key areas:...
September 24, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson, Daniel Castro, Scott M. Andes, Stephen Ezell, Darrene Hackler and
There are a number of ways to keep innovation going in the right direction even if funds are limited. They...
September 22, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
A summary of the May 2010 meeting of innovation economists, social justice activists, and thinkers from the...
September 14, 2010 | Scott M. Andes and Daniel Castro
Mobile broadband offers a vast array of opportunities to improve quality of life for individuals and society.
September 8, 2010 | Daniel Castro
A study shows that overly strict privacy laws inhibit the effectiveness of the Internet ecosystem.
August 25, 2010 | Daniel Castro
IT has an important role to play in protecting the safety of our food supply.
August 17, 2010 | Daniel Castro
Policymakers can help cloud computing flourish by creating policies that will support its development and...
July 21, 2010 | Richard Bennett and Robert D. Atkinson
The FCC broadband report delivered to Congress indicates a decline in progress towards universal broadband...
July 8, 2010 | Robert D. Atkinson
Global innovation has the potential to let all countries grow their economies but only if nations eliminate...
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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.
April 16, 2013 | Robert D. Atkinson
Any effective manufacturing strategy has to include a robust “tech and talent” initiative, which would include a fully funded NNMI.
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August 19, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Robert Atkinson participated in the U.S. Department of State’s Speaker Program on Science, Technology and...
July 11, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson will speak on a panel at "The Future of Transportation Technology and System Finance"...
July 1, 2014 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson spoke on a panel titled "Copyrights and innovation: Understanding the debate," hosted...
June 26, 2014 | Doug Brake
ITIF's Brake discussed the importance of spectrum policy to the LGBT community at an event hosted by...
June 20, 2014 | Daniel Castro
The EAC and NIST are hosting the “Highlights of EAC Accessible Voting Research and the Impact on Elections”...
June 13, 2014 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell spoke at PlanSmart New Jersey’s Regional Planning Summit
June 4, 2014 | Doug Brake
Doug Brake spoke on a panel exploring the empirical data of next generation broadband deployment in the U.S....
May 14, 2014 | Daniel Castro
Daniel Castro will discuss the use of the IoT to promote sustainable communities.
March 27, 2014 | Matthew Stepp
Matthew Stepp participated in a panel at the DOE National Laboratories at the annual Technology Transfer...
March 25, 2014 | Doug Brake
Doug Brake co-moderated Hot Technical Topics in Telecommunications and the Role of Technical Experts in...
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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...
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...
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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 productivity and innovation-enhancing forces of the New Economy.
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