Science and R&D

The race for global innovation advantage is never over. Korea has performed extremely well in that race over the last two decades. But if it wants to stay near the head of the pack, it needs to keep working at it. Fixing the R&D credit system for large firms is a key way to do that.
Science and R&D
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August 18, 2014
Since 1999, the United States has suffered a 13 percent decline in triadic patent filings.
July 22, 2014
Despite new statistics from the Census Bureau, wage and unemployment data show that we still suffer from a STEM shortage.
July 7, 2014
Enhanced government investment in manufacturing innovation is central our economic health and global competitiveness.
June 30, 2014
The future economic health of the U.S. economy will depend on the strength of its national innovation system.
June 23, 2014
Mazzucato takes our understanding of the government’s role in the economy and turns it on its head.
June 9, 2014
ITIF’s annual review of books covering technology and innovation issues.
May 7, 2014
ITIF will host an expert panel on the current state of investment in university R&D and the policy reforms required to strengthen innovation and growth.
April 28, 2014
A new study shows that U.S. military spending helps to spur innovation and recent budget cut could slow economic growth.
April 7, 2014
NSF's new "Science and Engineering Indicators" presents a misleading view of U.S. tech-based competitiveness.
March 12, 2014
ITIF will host a lively debate regarding the STEM worker shortage.