Economic Theory

Many say the decline in new business formation over the past 30 years has been caused by increased monopoly. But there is no statistical relationship between start-up creation and change in concentration by industry; high-growth start-up activity is healthy.
Economic Theory
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June 26, 2012
When looking to spur economic recovery, a new model is the solution.
March 23, 2012
When looked at from an innovation economics perspective, it is clear that a worker shortage is not only not likely it’s simply impossible.
December 9, 2011
U.S. economy needs to be competitive in this globalized economy by holding innovation and productivity at its core.
June 24, 2011
Why progressives need to develop a new economic doctrine with a coherent theory of how to drive sustained growth, productivity, and innovation.
January 28, 2011
ITIF examines the principle antitrust doctrines and how the field of antitrust can better cope with the challenges of the 21st century, innovation-based economy.
January 28, 2011
ITIF examines the four principle antitrust doctrines, how they influence approaches to and positions on antitrust, and how the field of antitrust can move forward to better cope with the challenges of the 21st century, innovation-based global economy.
October 19, 2010
ITIF surveys four dominant schools of thought and analyzes how adherents approach policy options for climate change and energy policy.
October 5, 2010
Stephen Ezell presented on "Technology Transfer: Issues and Processes class at the USDA."
October 4, 2010
An analysis of how prevailing economic philosophies drive approaches to network policy in four key areas: broadband competition, net neutrality, copyright and privacy.
September 22, 2010
A summary of the May 2010 meeting of innovation economists, social justice activists, and thinkers from the environmental movement.

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