As Rob Atkinson writes for Morning Consult, the Senate should embrace innovation and charge the Department of Transportation with establishing a national road user charging system.
May 8, 2014
Please join ITIF for a policy discussion about the benefits of connected cars on clean energy.
April 9, 2014
Join ITIF for a discussion about the future of mobility, the new technologies and business models that are likely to emerge, and the policies that can help spur even greater innovation.
October 10, 2013
Testimony Before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on Funding the Nation's Freight System
In a hearing of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee's Panel on 21st Century Freight Transportation, Rob Atkinson argued that the U.S. freight transportation system faces major challenges and new policies are required to enhance investment and improve existing infrastructure.
April 11, 2013
Recap of the benefits and progress of autonomous vehicles as highlighted in ITIF's event.
April 10, 2013
Exploring the social and economic case for welcoming the arrival of autonomous vehicles and explaining how they will deliver a range of benefits.
April 10, 2013
Policy decisions about IT in the vehicle should be driven by a broad government mandate to foster innovation in the transportation sector.
January 9, 2013
Rawlisan philosophy has no place in thinking about transportation solutions like the Beltway toll lanes, which are progressive and not threatening.
September 5, 2012
As the 2012 presidential campaign moves in the final stage, ITIF is presenting general principles and specific recommendations across several policy areas.
June 5, 2012
Reacting to VMT tax after an appearance on CNBC with Cato's Dan Mitchell.
February 14, 2012
On February 14, 2012, ITIF President Rob Atkinson will be presenting on a panel as part of the American Competitiveness: What Works conference.