Economic Theory

ITIF supports the decision by DOJ and FTC to update their guidelines but believes they could be strengthened by a deeper discussion of several key points about the role vertical mergers play in competitive markets.
Economic Theory
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October 21, 2013
We need an “innovation economics” approach to the budget that spurs growth through increased investments, lower corp. taxes and more work.
October 16, 2013
Representatives from Nordic nations will share their experience of crafting innovation policy and building globally competitive, 21st-century innovation economies.
September 27, 2013
The Commerce Department should proactively search for more opportunities to unlock the potential of data-driven innovation.
September 11, 2013
Panelists will examine the policy reforms necessary to transform the U.S. engineering system to better meet the needs of the global technology economy.
August 23, 2013
Robert Atkinson presented to the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners on Innovation-Based Economic Development.
August 19, 2013
ITIF explains the difference between competitiveness, innovation and productivity in this policy memo.
August 2, 2013
Innovative ideas and systems improvements can make a real difference for charity.
July 23, 2013
Representative Sandy Levin (D-MI) discusses the importance of both free and fair trade for the U.S. trade agenda.
July 16, 2013
Our roundup of $3.2 million in open government innovation grants highlights the “post-digitization landscape.”
July 8, 2013
The general economic myths many take as facts are causing tragic results for everyday Americans.