Progressive crusaders have succeeded in using faulty research, half-truths, and erroneous claims about monopoly power to delegitimize the long-established “consumer welfare standard” in antitrust policy and advance a new “public interest standard,” amounting to a broadside attack against large firms that furthers redistributionist economic goals.
March 10, 2021
Antitrust Hearings Give Momentum to Progressive Crusade Based on Dubious Theories and Faulty Research, ITIF Report Shows
March 9, 2021
With Khan Nomination, Populist Antitrust Maintains Its Foothold on the Federal Trade Commission, Says ITIF
With the nomination of Lina Khan to the FTC, it will be critical that President Biden’s next FTC appointment reflect mainstream antitrust thinking.
March 8, 2021
“Build Back Cleaner” by Investing $5 Billion in Demonstration Projects to Decarbonize Heavy Industry, Says ITIF
WASHINGTON—Heavy industries such as steel, cement, and chemicals account for a significant share of greenhouse gas emissions, and that share is continuing to grow, yet U.S.
February 25, 2021
U.S. Antitrust Reform Will Only Be Successful If Congress Acknowledges the Need for More Innovation, Says ITIF
Congress must avoid the pitfalls of a static approach for the regulation of dynamic markets, and should push for regulation that ultimately helps foster, preserve, and increase innovation as an essential source of competition.
February 24, 2021
WASHINGTON—In response to President Biden’s executive order directi
December 7, 2020
Center for Data Innovation called for $10 billion in federal funding over five years on Monday for high-performance computing to meet AI research demands. The Washington-based think tank said the f
December 3, 2020
“Because Section 230 shields online services from liability for their users’ speech, these services can moderate content on their platforms in a way that best protects users’ safety and freedom of
December 1, 2020
By April 15, the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation had found that 26 state unemployment websites had crashed.
November 29, 2020
Here’s How The U.S. Election Could Impact Automation, Cybersecurity, Data Privacy And Other Key Issues CIOs Care About
The election will also help determine whether America can sustain its role as a global innovation leader.
November 28, 2020
En 2019, los accesos digitales ilegales a contenidos protegidos por derechos de propiedad intelectual ocasionaron un perjuicio al sector de 2.437 millones de euros.