Many economists, market analysts, and antitrust hawks claim increased market concentration over the past 30 years has stifled new business creation, leaving the U.S. economy with fewer start-ups and economic vitality. But these concerns are largely unfounded. The rate of real entrepreneurial start-ups in America is healthy.
August 3, 2020
Is Market Concentration Leading to Fewer Start-Ups in the U.S. Economy? New Report Argues Concerns Are Unfounded
August 1, 2020
WASHINGTON—In response to reports that President Trump plans to ban the Chinese-owned social-video app TikTok from the United States, the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) iss
July 29, 2020
Congress Should Not Twist Antitrust Laws to Launch an Ill-Defined Broadside on Internet Platforms, Says ITIF
Prior to a much-anticipated hearing Wednesday in the U.S. House Judiciary Committee’s Subcommittee on Antitrust, at which the chief executives of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google parent company Alphabet were scheduled to testify on competition in the digital marketplace, ITIF President Robert D. Atkinson issued the following statement.
July 16, 2020
BRUSSELS—In response to today’s decision of the European Court of Justice in the Schrems II case that ruled companies moving personal user data from the European Unio
July 13, 2020
WASHINGTON—Despite the challenges that widespread adoption of strong encryption poses for law enforcement seeking to intercept messages and prevent or investigate crime, a
October 2, 2020
Technology alone is not enough, Daniel Castro, vice president at the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), told TechNewsWorld. "To prevent a future Snowden, arguably the answer i
September 30, 2020
The lack of diversity among inventors is at crisis levels.
September 30, 2020
A recently released report from the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation argues that although there is no easy solution to the ongoing scourge of digital content piracy on the internet,
September 29, 2020
The 40-page report compares both presidential candidates on 10 specific issue areas: innovation and research and development; internet and digital economy; broadband and telecommunications; educati
September 28, 2020
Whatever turn American protectionism takes, it will remain squarely focused on China.