Twenty-five case studies underscore how innovators in developing countries—often enabled by robust IP rights—are achieving advances in life sciences and healthcare that benefit people around the world.
Books & Edited Volumes
April 6, 2018
This provocative new book now available from The MIT Press shows small businesses are not the drivers of our prosperity. Big firms are better for job creation, productivity, innovation, and most other economic benefits. Governments should stop tipping the scales toward small and adopt “size neutral” policies that encourage companies of all sizes to grow.
December 6, 2016
ITIF summarized the state of U.S. digital education as part of the European Commission’s eSkills for Jobs 2016 campaign.
December 22, 2015
ITIF summarized the state of U.S. digital education as part of the European Commission’s eSkills for Jobs 2015 campaign.
October 9, 2015
In a new book, Stephen Ezell and two co-authors develop a compelling new model of the innovation process in service firms, called the Service Innovation Triangle.
September 29, 2015
Since its inception after World War II, the practice of local and regional economic development has been largely divorced from national economic development policies, writes Rob Atkinson.
September 18, 2015
Stephen Ezell and Rob Atkinson present six key principles that nations should consider in designing and implementing effective innovation policies in chapter four of the 2015 Global Innovation Index.
March 18, 2015
A collection of essays making the case for the progressive power of innovation and the digital economy in enabling societies to cope with new challenges.
July 28, 2014
Rob Atkinson contributed the chapter “Public Policy, Innovation and New Technologies” to the textbook "Guide to U.S. Economic Policy."
March 7, 2014
Rob Atkinson served on a panel of experts that assisted with the research behind this new book.