Resources and Publications

Resources and Publications

Resource and Publication

December 15, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson and Stephen Ezell
The product of a collaboration from business and labor organizations to academic institutions, the charter...
December 13, 2011 | Daniel Castro
Self-regulation is essential to protecting consumer privacy in online behavioral advertising.
December 5, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
The most accurate diagnosis for the anemic U.S. recovery is the continued failure to revive innovation-based...
December 5, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson, Stephen Ezell, Scott M. Andes, Luke A. Stewart, Suk-Gwon Chang and Atsushi Sunami
A scorecard ranking APEC economies on their innovation-based policies to spur competitiveness and growth.
December 5, 2011 | Daniel Castro
PIPA/SOPA is an important step forward in fight against online piracy, but legislation needs to focus on...
November 28, 2011 | Matthew Stepp and Robert D. Atkinson
Durban is likely to overlook the best way to drastically reduce carbon emissions—making unsubsidized clean...
November 14, 2011 | Luke A. Stewart
How regulation can both stifle and encourage innovation.
November 7, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson, Val Giddings, Matt Hourihan, Jesse Jenkins, Matthew Stepp and Devon Swezey
America actually faces three deficits—the budget deficit, the trade deficit, and the investment deficit—that...
October 14, 2011 | Val Giddings
"Coexistence" between biotech and organic agriculture is not difficult to achieve.Some ill-...
October 11, 2011 | Stephen Ezell
Stephen Ezell in an article for "World Policy Institute" argues for a new international framework.
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January 24, 2012 | Daniel Castro
Legitimate third-party file hosting services should create industry-wide best practices to clean up the cyberlocker industry.
January 20, 2012 | Stephen Ezell
A recent court case and inaction by Congress are putting the U.S. Export-Import Bank in peril just as the U.S. should be looking to enhance competitiveness.
January 19, 2012 | Stephen J. Norton
IT can help the U.S. construction industry implement better design and revolutionize the process to stay globally competitive.
January 11, 2012 | Matthew Stepp
A new report on state of clean energy investment funds highlights an under-reported, but potentially important clean energy policy tool.
January 9, 2012
Legislation aimed at rogue foreign sites, while not a complete solution, does at least recognize that IP and malware are connected and the cost of IP-related crime to the U.S. economy and the security of consumers warrants action.
January 6, 2012 | Robert D. Atkinson
If America wants a manufacturing rebound, it can’t just hope, wish and pray. It has to act.
December 30, 2011
SOPA critics charge that DNS filtering breaks the Internet, but it does no such thing as long as it’s done sensibly.
December 30, 2011
Despite problems with the first draft of SOPA, the Manager’s Amendment ensures that the bill doesn’t conflict with Secure DNS.
December 19, 2011 | Matthew Stepp
Recent FY2012 budget deal stabilizes or boosts funding for key office that house energy innovation projects.
December 14, 2011
Is the DNS blacklisting mechanism in PIPA/SOPA bills contrary the spirit of the Internet and American innovation?
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February 9, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson moderated for event regarding the release of the SAFE Transportation Paper.
February 3, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson gave a presentation at the State of Downtown Economic Forum.
January 31, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson held an online presentation on Broadband for Case University Students.
January 26, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson presentated at the GLOCOM CTO Roundtable Meeting.
January 25, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson presented at the Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation.
January 19, 2011
ITIF Senior Fellow Richard Bennett will be participating in a panel at the Congressional Internet Caucus...
January 19, 2011 | Mark Warner and Robert D. Atkinson
Sen. Mark Warner, D-VA, and ITIF President Rob Atkinson will offer a cautionary assessment of America's...
January 18, 2011 | Daniel Castro
ITIF Senior Analyst Daniel Castro will be participating in a COICA panel at the Congressional Internet Caucus...
January 18, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson spoke on a panel at Senator Klobuchar's Innovation Summit.
January 14, 2011 | Robert D. Atkinson
Rob Atkinson gave the keynote at the Fayette Chamber of Commerce Annual Meeting.
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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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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.