The bills presented by Rep. David Cicilline (D-RI) take direct inspiration from the European Commission’s Digital Markets Act and impose stringent obligations and prohibitions on a handful of innovative companies. This will ultimately harm innovation and consumers.
June 11, 2021
House Antitrust Bills Impose Unfair Obligations on Innovative Companies and Harm Innovation and Consumers
June 9, 2021
Arbitrary TikTok and WeChat Bans Were Bad Policy and Process; Going Forward, Government Should Act On Evidence and Risk
WASHINGTON—Following today’s Exec
June 8, 2021
ITIF Commends Senate Passage of US Innovation and Competition Act; Urges House to Authorize Adequate R&D Funding
WASHINGTON—Following the U.S.
June 7, 2021
Just 4 Percent of US Industries Are Highly Concentrated, ITIF Finds in Analysis of New Census Data, Contradicting Antitrust Alarmists
Many antitrust scholars, pundits, and policymakers have sounded alarms in recent years, claiming that market concentration has been rising across the U.S. economy to the detriment of competition. But the latest Census data on industry concentration paints a very different picture.
June 3, 2021
Half of Most Popular Federal Websites Fail Accessibility Tests for Users With Disabilities, ITIF Finds
WASHINGTON—Despite a legal requirement for federal agencies to follow modern standards of web accessibility for users with disabilities, 30 percent of the most popular federal websites fail to do s
August 27, 2021
In this episode of the Discourse Magazine Podcast, Mercatus senior research fellow Alden Abbott speaks with Rob Atkinson about the Biden administration’s recent executive order on competition, priv
August 26, 2021
It may only be a matter of time before artificial intelligence technologies become relatively common in workplaces.
August 23, 2021
“Digital solutions hold enormous promise to transform U.S. government services,” said Ashley Johnson, policy analyst at ITIF and co-author of the report.
August 23, 2021
The last 10 years have seen a breathtaking pace of technological innovation in every area of our economy and society.
August 16, 2021
“Perhaps the single biggest criticism of the RUC system is that it violates travelers’ privacy,” said the Information Technology Innovation Foundation (ITIF) in a 2019 policy guide.