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News Clippings

July 21, 2014
Beijing's hosting of APEC meeting revives hopes for an agreement to expand scope of tariff cuts.
July 17, 2014
To fully take advantage of technological innovation America needs a national productivity strategy, says Robert Atkinson.
July 16, 2014
If all Americans used self-driving cars, studies show it would reduce U.S. gasoline consumption 20 to 30 percent.
July 16, 2014
The claim by some advocates that GMOs are unsafe does not hold up to scrutiny.
July 14, 2014
Foreign customers are already choosing not to buy American IT products because of concerns over NSA surveillance.
July 14, 2014
Daniel Castro argues that the FTC’s lawsuit against Amazon “reflects an unfortunate trend of the FTC creating policy through punitive consent decrees.”
July 9, 2014
Expanding the Information Technology Agreement will have economic benefits for all parties.
July 8, 2014
The world underinvests in clean-energy RD&D by roughly $70 billion a year.
July 7, 2014
The latest revelations, says Daniel Castro, "might convince some on the fence that these programs, while useful, do not have sufficient oversight and are overreaching."
July 6, 2014
The U.S. lacks a comprehensive innovation strategy which is impacting national competitiveness.


Press Releases

November 19, 2015
ITIF called on UN climate negotiators meeting soon in Paris to commit to research and development initiatives that spur innovation in clean energy.
November 19, 2015
The innovative biotechnology involved in genetically engineering salmon promises to bring healthy and affordable food to countless consumers with lower environmental impact than traditional ocean-farmed salmon.
November 17, 2015
The Center for Data Innovation, an affiliated research institute of ITIF, announced that it has launched a European policy program in Brussels and has named Paul MacDonnell head of European policy.
November 10, 2015
It’s good to see Congress working to put in place policies that will see wireless-based growth continue to flourish, said Doug Brake.
November 5, 2015
ITIF announced today that U.S. Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) will serve as an honorary co-chair.
October 29, 2015
Congress needs to ensure that the Internet continues to be the fount of innovation and creativity we enjoy today and that everyone can share in it.
October 26, 2015
Without pioneering new ideas and equipment, innovation and productivity will be stuck in neutral.
October 22, 2015
So-called “dig once” policies can dramatically reduce the cost of deploying broadband Internet infrastructure by taking advantage of the opportunity to install new conduits whenever roads or sewers are under construction, says Doug Brake.