ITIF submitted comments to the Federal Trade Commission on emerging Internet peer-to-peer platforms—often called the “sharing” economy—and the economic activity these platforms facilitate.
Testimony & Filings
August 3, 2015
July 31, 2015
ITIF wrote a letter in support of the Scale-Up Manufacturing Investment Company Act. One of the biggest challenges in the U.S. innovation system is scaling and commercializing innovations, and this bill is a significant step forward in working to address this.
July 28, 2015
ITIF Recommends Policies to Promote Innovation, Productivity, and Competitiveness Before House Democratic Caucus
Stephen Ezell spoke at a panel convened by House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer to explore ways to spur creation of high-wage, private-sector jobs.
July 15, 2015
ITIF offered comments supporting a petition for rulemaking to expand the role of administrative law judges to adjudicate small-scale spectrum interference disagreements.
June 18, 2015
ITIF Senior Fellow Val Giddings testified before the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health on the folly of state labeling initiatives.
June 15, 2015
ITIF signed a letter in support of the SPEAK FREE Act of 2015.
June 10, 2015
ITIF filed comments with the Broadband Opportunity Council, offering recommendations on how federal agencies can help spur broadband deployment and adoption.
June 2, 2015
Creating a fair and consistent framework for digital taxes is essential for future economic growth.
June 1, 2015
ITIF files testimony in the ITC’s investigation No. 332-550, Trade and Investment Policies in India, 2014-2015.
May 26, 2015
By taking this case, the FTC is discouraging the type of consumer-friendly innovation that it should be encouraging.