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News Clippings

October 6, 2011
ITIF’s statement on Steve Jobs was featured with quotes from CEOs and elected officials in a list compiled by the AP.
October 5, 2011
Rob Atkinson brings a necessary energy perspective to Washington Ideas Forum 2011, noting spending on R&D to produce clean and smart technology is the best solution to energy inefficiency.
October 3, 2011
Senior Analyst Daniel Castro argues Facebook changes are a matter of evolving technologies and social media business models.
September 30, 2011
Rob Atkinson comments the DOE short-term focus means giving up on the challenge of climate change and is just focused on the goal of reducing oil imports and modestly reducing the expansion the coal fired power plants.
September 19, 2011
ITIF’s data and Rob Atkinson’s insights help explain innovation’s role in national competitiveness.
September 17, 2011
Rob Atkinson stresses the need for investment in effective transportation initiatives.
September 13, 2011
September 12, 2011
The country that’s home to Google and the iPhone still ranks fourth worldwide in overall innovation, according to ITIF. But we might not be there for long.


Press Releases

February 5, 2016
ITIF calls for symbiotic relationship between sovereign nations & citizens to oversee cyberspace.
February 4, 2016
The plan that the White House has announced signals a welcome focus on the shift from concrete to chips.
February 2, 2016
We commend U.S. and European negotiators for completing an agreement that avoids disrupting the transatlantic digital economy.
February 2, 2016
The Commercial UAS Modernization Act takes a number of important steps to promote the integration of commercial drone operations into U.S. airspace while continuing to protect the public.
February 1, 2016
While we are encouraged by the progress made to date, we are disappointed that U.S. and European negotiators did not reach an agreement on a new Safe Harbor framework by the January 31 deadline.
February 1, 2016
For the second consecutive year, ITIF has been named the top science and technology think tank in the United States, and number two in the world.
February 1, 2016
The U.S. is relying too much on monetary policy to spur economic growth and not focusing enough on needed investments in foundational assets that drive productivity and increase wages.
January 20, 2016
European countries captured eight of the top 10 slots in a new global ranking of how countries’ domestic policies support worldwide innovation.
January 20, 2016
The United States ranks 10th in how its domestic policies support worldwide innovation.