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 13, 2015
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.
July 5, 2015
"We think of [the Chinese as] producing cheap widgets,” but that is not what they’re focused on, says Adams Nager in the Wall Street Journal.
July 3, 2015
“At some point there becomes no excuse for not doing open data unless you have something to hide,” said Daniel Castro in the San Jose Mercury News. “It's good for transparency, and it's good for government.”
July 2, 2015
“This is a complete mercantilist dodge by the Chinese government,” says Rob Atkinson in POLITICO.
July 2, 2015
Rob Atkinson discusses corporate R&D spending in Bloomberg Businessweek.
July 1, 2015
“The goal is for Chinese companies to ultimately supplant foreign technology companies both in China and in markets around the world,” says ITIF in The Hill.
July 1, 2015
Doug Brake discusses the potential for the FCC to regulate privacy issues in Morning Consult.
June 30, 2015
“This isn’t just about consumer safety issues, or product safety, or public safety, this is about what individuals can do and how much freedom they have in using technology,” said Daniel Castro in Morning Consult.
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
ITIF Welcomes Global Connect Initiative, Urges Elimination of ICT Taxes and Tariffs as Essential to Global Internet Access
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.
September 17, 2015
China Not Living Up to WTO Commitments to Detriment of Global Trading System, Warns ITIF; Urges ‘Constructive Confrontation’ As New Path Forward
ITIF releases report outlining the ways China has failed to live up to the commitments it made when it joined the WTO.
September 10, 2015
New Report Illustrates How Overheated Rhetoric Creates a ‘Privacy Panic Cycle’ for New Technologies, Warns Policymakers Not to Overreact
ITIF released a comprehensive analysis of how privacy advocates trigger waves of public fear about new technologies in a recurring “privacy panic cycle.”
September 9, 2015
Microsoft Warrant Case Highlights Catch-22 for U.S. Tech Competitiveness, Says ITIF; Underscores Pressing Need for Global Agreement on Government Access to Data
The best path forward is for the U.S. government to improve the MLAT process, says Daniel Castro.
August 28, 2015
ITIF has long advocated for improving America’s innovation infrastructure with partnerships like these between government, industry, and academia.
August 24, 2015
Congressional Research Service Gets it Wrong, Says ITIF; U.S. Manufacturing Still Hurting Post-Recession
In a new report, ITIF argues that a recent Congressional Research Service report contains flaws that paint a rosier picture of U.S. manufacturing than is actually warranted.