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February 11, 2020
WASHINGTON—Following the White House’s release of President Trump’s
February 10, 2020
"Today’s indictment shows that the ongoing debate about consumer data privacy has been muddled and misguided from the outset—focusing the blame on corporate victims rather than on the perpetrators of state-directed cyber espionage."
February 3, 2020
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.
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
WASHINGTON—Global trade and commerce is increasingly dependent on data flowing across borders, but a

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April 23, 2020
Trump's immigration order could impact some companies who are trying to bring workers outside the United States into the country on green cards, ITIF's Rob Atkinson tells the Washington Post. “It’s not the worst thing that could happen, but it's not a helpful thing either,” he adds.
April 22, 2020
If patient advocates push too hard to force the equivalent of open sourcing in medical research, it could discourage drugmakers from investing in new vaccines or treatments, ITIF's Stephen Ezell tells Bloomberg Law.
April 22, 2020
“The administration in my view is using the pandemic as an excuse … to expand their anti-immigrant policies,” ITIF's Rob Atkinson tells Politico.
April 15, 2020
"The government is not set up to function in an isolation economy, and it's frankly a tragedy," Rob Atkinson tells ABC News. "If the government had similar technological capabilities, we'd be in a different position," he adds.
April 15, 2020
ITIF found that while states’ unemployment websites generally perform well when viewed using desktop platforms, 56 percent of websites failed speed tests on mobile devices, State Scoop reports.

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