We can no longer simply hope that some R&D funding actually yields economic results.
May 11, 2016
U.S. R&D Policy Must Go Beyond Funding to Ensure More Federal Research Produces Innovation and Jobs, ITIF Testifies Before Senate Commerce Committee
May 6, 2016
ITIF's Center for Data Innovation and Almost 50 Other Organizations Urge Congressional Action on Bipartisan OPEN Government Data Act
ITIF's Center for Data Innovation and almost 50 other organizations urged congressional action on the bipartisan Open, Permanent, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act.
May 4, 2016
ITIF released a new e-book arguing for a sea change in thinking that would make productivity growth the principal goal of economic policy.
April 28, 2016
US Must Up Its Game or Risk Being Surpassed in Supercomputing Race by China, Japan & EU, New ITIF Report Finds
ITIF urges U.S. policymakers to take decisive steps to ensure the United States continues to be a world leader in high-performance computing.
April 27, 2016
ITIF Welcomes House Passage of Long Overdue ECPA Reforms to Safeguard Privacy and Fourth Amendment Protections
Americans expect that their data will receive Fourth Amendment protections regardless of the means used to store it, and this legislation will help bridge that divide.
June 26, 2015
We felt that there was a need for something earlier in the innovation stage and that manufacturing universities would be a way to address this, said Rob Atkinson in U.S. News & World Report.
June 25, 2015
The revelations by Edward Snowden led to an international backlash and cost U.S. technology companies an estimated $35 billion in lost sales and contracts by 2016 according to an ITIF report, writes Bloomberg.
June 24, 2015
ITIF has issued a campaign strategy memo—a guide for any candidate, from either party, seeking directions in which technology can be harnessed to help improve the economy, writes the Wall Street Journal.
June 23, 2015
“It certainly seems odd for a company supposedly willing to spend billions to keep others out of 600MHz spectrum to happily sell T-Mobile 700MHz spectrum,” says Doug Brake in CNET.
June 19, 2015
In Farm Futures, Val Giddings discusses GMO labeling and a marketing campaign funded by special interests.