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News Clippings

February 26, 2013
ITIF projects that the United States will spend less on all types of R&D as a percentage of its economy in the coming decade than countries like Australia and South Korea.
February 25, 2013
The Takeaway cites ITIF's report on the negative impact of the sequester.
February 25, 2013
Rob Atkinson provided expert opinion on a federal online sales tax bill. Saying, there’s a lot of companies that are frankly indifferent. They probably think it’s better not to tax it, but it doesn’t have anything to do with their business model.
February 25, 2013
Matthew Stepp comments on the success and limits seen in energy funding since ARPA-E's founding.
February 25, 2013
Rob Atkinson stressed to the Toronto "Globe and Mail" Canada's need to step up in the race for global advantage.
February 22, 2013
Daniel Castro does not believe that "businesses will rethink their offshoring decisions because of the Mandiant report, but they should all be taking a close look at their risk exposure and mitigation measures for these types of threats."
February 21, 2013
ITIF praised the new strategy to be announced by the White House as a sign that the U.S. is going to take a tougher line against trade secret theft and press foreign nations to follow the agreed-upon trade standards.


Press Releases

February 11, 2016
Getting these two bills to the president’s desk is an important step forward on reaching agreement on other important tech issues. But more must be done.
February 10, 2016
The United States needs a uniform policy that encourages the use of encryption, not a patchwork of state policies trying to limit it.
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.