Delinking the cost of R&D from the final prices of medicines and making governments the funders and planners of drug development would be rife with problems.
March 3, 2016
A new agreement to combat online piracy shows that a win-win outcome is possible when private-sector stakeholders come together, write Daniel Castro and Nigel Cory in The Hill.
February 9, 2016
Innovation Fact of the Week: Commercial Value of Illegally Installed PC Software Totaled Nearly $63B Globally in 2013
The global market for PC software is huge, but 43 percent of all PC programs that individuals and businesses installed in 2013 were not properly licensed, writes Adams Nager in Innovation Files.
January 14, 2016
Rob Atkinson and Alan McQuinn debunk claims that film piracy somehow helps, not hurts, Hollywood in the Huffington Post.
December 30, 2015
The private sector is taking important steps to combat piracy through promotion of voluntary agreements between content creators and other players in the online economy, writes Daniel Castro in The Hill.
October 8, 2015
More research shows that online piracy has an adverse effect on content creation and revenue, writes Adams Nager in Innovation Files.
August 31, 2015
Research on online piracy's impact on profits remains inconclusive due to methodological difficulties, writes Adams Nager in Innovation Files.
August 13, 2015
We must recognize that while a key factor in making the Internet one of the greatest technological innovations in human history is in fact its open and permission-free system, that openness and permission-free quality is not unlimited, writes Rob Atkinson in Innovation Files.
August 12, 2015
Balancing privacy and public safety is critical to create a more trustworthy Internet, writes Daniel Castro in CircleID.
July 6, 2015
Striking the appropriate balance between allowing innovation to flourish and ensuring a healthy generics industry is at the heart of U.S. policy, and that should be reflected in the TPP, writes Stephen Ezell in Innovation Files.
June 11, 2015
Please join the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation and the Technology Policy Institute for an in-depth panel discussion about the European Commission’s recently unveiled strategy.