State and Local

ITIF tested the page load speed, mobile-friendliness, and accessibility of all 50 state unemployment websites using publicly available tools. The results show that many of these sites are not just ill-suited to handle significant rises in traffic, but also poorly designed.
State and Local
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December 25, 2014
Washington State is poised to be an innovation leader but there is work to be done.
November 7, 2014
What local Governments need to know to boost growth.
November 5, 2014
We applaud NYSDFS for their efforts to listen to stakeholders and adjust their proposal.
October 21, 2014
This accompanying blog summarizes ITIF's comments to the State of New York regarding their BitLicenses.
September 9, 2014
California ranks 3rd in 2014 SNEI.
July 9, 2014
The state ranked 6th in the 2014 State New Economy Index.
June 24, 2014
State economic policies in the 21st Century must go beyond cutting costs to be successful.
June 13, 2014
Stephen Ezell spoke at PlanSmart New Jersey’s Regional Planning Summit
June 11, 2014
The State New Economy Index uses 25 indicators to measure the extent to which state economies are knowledge-based, globalized, entrepreneurial, IT-driven, and innovation-oriented.
June 5, 2014
Pittsburgh is now one of America’s leading centers of regional innovation.