Severing the link between drug prices and R&D investments would misalign incentives, raise bureaucratic costs, increase taxes, and almost surely lead to less new drug development and slower progress in improving human health.
February 3, 2020
New Report Debunks Claims That Government Prizes Could Effectively Replace Market Incentives for Drug Development
January 29, 2020
The 2019 edition of the University of Pennsylvania’s annual ranking also places ITIF among America’s top 50 think tanks overall—at number 27, up from number 35 in 2018.
January 27, 2020
New Report Links Dearth of Information on Commercial Data Transfers to Spread of Policies That Stifle Digital Trade
WASHINGTON—Global trade and commerce is increasingly dependent on data flowing across borders, but a
January 21, 2020
New Report Identifies 14 Bills That Should Form the Nucleus of Bipartisan Legislation to Accelerate Clean Energy Innovation
WASHINGTON—The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), the leading think tank for science and technology policy, today released a
January 15, 2020
“Phase One” US-China Trade Deal Is Encouraging on IP and Tech Transfer, But Remaining Issues Will Require Allied Effort, Says ITIF
Today’s “phase one” agreement represents good progress toward curbing the systemic problems of intellectual property theft and forced technology transfers in China. But some of the thorniest issues confronting innovation-driven industries are still on the table, including the lavish industrial subsidies China showers on its companies, including its state-owned enterprises.
May 11, 2020
State unemployment websites struggle when it comes to compatibility on smartphones.
May 10, 2020
Companies that hadn’t invested in more efficient plants will struggle to keep operating them profitably while demand is much lower. “Manufacturing is becoming a stagnant sector,” Rob Atkinson tells
May 6, 2020
“Opposition leads to smaller markets, which in turn reduces investment by innovators,” Rob Atkinson tells Entrepreneur.
May 4, 2020
In a story about 5G and Huawei during the coronavirus pandemic, ZDNet cites ITIF's National 5G Strategy: "The challenge posed by an ascendant, increasingly global juggernaut championed
May 3, 2020
“Some countries, especially in Europe, are likely to look to digital firms for revenue,” Joe Kennedy tells Bloomberg.