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News Clippings

February 12, 2014
India's current trade policies are threatening American jobs, says Stephen Ezell.
February 10, 2014
“We want to protect people’s privacy, but there are ways to do that without forestalling innovation,” says Daniel Castro
February 7, 2014
Judging by the aggressive response of EU policymakers, a prediction of falling foreign sales due to PRISM holds weight.
February 6, 2014
Matthew Stepp argues the new hubs are a great first step but more investment is needed to improve climate observation and adaptation.
February 3, 2014
Data-privacy rules now in force in some countries could slow the growth of the U.S. technology-services industry by as much as 4 percent.
February 2, 2014
Rob Atkinson argues the proposed NNMI is crucial to improving U.S. manufacturing competitiveness.
January 29, 2014
Continued questions regarding NSA surveillance are harming U.S. companies.
January 29, 2014
While the speech contained some good news more work needs to be done.
January 29, 2014
Six new NNMI centers will bolster the sector, however better policies are needed to create more manufacturing jobs.
January 29, 2014
Tech groups say President's glossing over NSA could be troublesome for U.S. companies.


Press Releases

October 19, 2015
The Department of Transportation is trying to improve the safety and security of national airspace—which is a worthy goal—but the United States cannot rush into new rules that could have unintended consequences down the line.
October 19, 2015
ITIF released a new report outlining why Internet marketplace platforms do not need their own, special regulations to address potential competition, privacy, or employment concerns.
October 13, 2015
ITIF released a new analysis on why and how states should better harness IT to drive public-sector productivity and generate savings.
October 9, 2015
Congressman Frank Pallone (D-NJ) spoke clearly at the Duke Law Forum on the Future of Video Competition and Regulation: The FCC should “hit the pause button” on regulating streaming video. This is a sound recommendation, says Doug Brake.
October 6, 2015
Policymakers in the United States and EU should work together swiftly to implement an interim agreement so that we do not shut down transatlantic digital commerce overnight, says Daniel Castro.
October 5, 2015
The BEPS project should not be an excuse for hidden tax increases, nor should it dramatically increase the cost of compliance, says Joe Kennedy.
October 5, 2015
As Congress begins to review this new framework, we implore lawmakers to remember the importance of having a high-standard agreement that sets the bar for all future global trade agreements.
October 2, 2015
Instead of nullifying the Safe Harbor, policymakers in the United States and EU should work together to make a number of much-needed privacy reforms, says Daniel Castro.
September 28, 2015
The single most important thing a nation can do to spur Internet access and adoption is eliminate taxes and tariffs on ICT goods and services.
September 23, 2015
We agree there is no place for digital protectionism in the global innovation economy.