ITIF urges policymakers to walk back efforts to exempt financial data from requirements to enable the free flow of data across borders in the TPP.
April 25, 2016
Giving Financial Data Special Treatment in Trade Agreements Harms Consumers and Businesses, and Undermines Digital Economy, New ITIF Analysis Finds
April 20, 2016
EU Commission Shows No Concrete Harm to Consumers in Antitrust Allegations Against Google; Holding ‘Open’ Operating Systems to Higher Standard Only Hurts Consumer Choice
Today’s announcement shows that the European Commission holds a misguided view of how competition law should be used to protect consumers in the era of digital platforms.
April 18, 2016
“Adapt It, Fix It, or Suspend It”: In a First-of-Its-Kind Analysis, ITIF Outlines Three Pathways to Revamp U.S. Labor Law for the Gig Economy
ITIF urges Congress to modernize U.S. labor law to better serve workers and companies in the so-called “gig economy."
April 14, 2016
History will likely show that Europe’s new data protection regulation was a mistake.
April 14, 2016
ITIF's Center for Data Innovation today welcomed the unveiling of the bipartisan Open, Public, Electronic, and Necessary (OPEN) Government Data Act.
July 15, 2015
Speier’s proposal is buoyed by new research by ITIF, which found a host of negative effects of nonconsensual pornography, including damaged reputations, abusive communications from strangers, emotional damage and real threats of violence, writes The Hill.
July 14, 2015
“It has massively serious implications for the future of the U.S,” said Rob Atkinson in the Wall Street Journal regarding a Chinese state-owned company’s proposal to buy chip giant Micron Technology Inc.
July 13, 2015
Adding employee benefits for workers in the sharing economy, as Hillary Clinton called for, could have adverse effects, forcing businesses to raise prices, cut back services or trim jobs, says Joe Kennedy in U.S. News & World Report.
July 10, 2015
ITIF’s new paper outlines the reasons why the intellectual property provisions of trade deals such as TPP are not only of particular importance to the life sciences industry, but to many healthcare advocacy NGOs seeking the innovation that biologics research is producing to create new life-saving medicines, writes GHY.
July 9, 2015
“The goal is to completely replace foreign information technology with Chinese information technology,” says Rob Atkinson in Epoch Times.