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.
March 29, 2020
AP News writes about digital-services job growth in Indianapolis, citing ITIF and Brookings tech hubs report.
March 25, 2020
"The U.S. encourages a diversity of secure vendors that are viable innovators. It hints at virtualization and open interfaces, but a more concrete plan or proposal is needed,” ITIF's Broadband Director, Doug Brake tells NextGov.
March 23, 2020
"The Information Technology & Innovation Foundation proposes expanding participation criteria, turning it into a flexible voucher system where households are given subsidies for a minimum of two services," Protocol reports.
March 19, 2020
Facebook, Google Discuss Sharing Smartphone Data With Government to Fight Coronavirus, but There are Risks
“Focusing on only privacy while ignoring public health would be a mistake," Daniel Castro tells CNBC.
March 18, 2020
ITIF's President, Rob Atkinson will service on TikTok's Content Advisory Council, Axios reports.