May 25, 2016
May 24, 2016
Outmoded Labor Laws Discourage “Gig” Companies From Offering Benefits to Independent Contractors; ITIF Calls for Reform in Testimony Before House Small Business Committee
The labor market is rapidly evolving.
May 24, 2016
Congress Should Modernize FTC to Enable Robust Innovation While Better Protecting Consumers, ITIF Testifies Before House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee
Congress has opportunity to modernize FTC to better protect consumers & enable innovation.
May 23, 2016
Zero-rating programs should be welcomed as a way to increase value for consumers, not as a threat to the open Internet as some critics have charged.
May 16, 2016
U.S. Must Embed Digital Technologies in Its Infrastructure to Seize Next Wave of Economic Growth, ITIF Concludes in New Analysis Marking National Infrastructure Week
The U.S. must transform physical infrastructure into digital to seize economic opportunities.
January 12, 2016
“We are seeing a disturbing trend where innovation mercantilist policies are becoming the norm rather than the exception, and the global trading system is doing little to try and roll back these destructive practices,” said Rob Atkinson in the South China Morning Post.
January 11, 2016
“Foreign technology companies are the clear target of these rules, given their competitive advantage in IP-based advanced technologies,” said ITIF in POLITICO Morning Trade regarding protectionist Chinese policies.
January 10, 2016
“This is a unique opportunity. One of perhaps the last opportunities on the horizon to see a sale of the sort of beachfront, low-band spectrum. But at the same time, I think there’s also a great deal of benefit to encouraging both sides of the auction to come to participate,” said Doug Brake in The Hill.
January 6, 2016
“[FTC Commissioner Maureen Ohlhausen] pointed out that while there are potential problems caused by big data, there are also many ways that these potential problems could be resol
January 5, 2016
“This is about business — that’s all it is. All this other stuff about hosting and being nice doesn’t fundamentally change the Chinese calculation. This is the strategy they have, and they’re going forward pretty relentlessly,” said Rob Atkinson in the New York Times.