Luke A. Stewart

Luke A. Stewart
Former Economic Policy Analyst
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation

Luke Stewart served as an economic analyst at the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation from 2011 to 2014. Prior to joining ITIF, he worked in business property appraisal, banking, and computer manufacturing. Luke earned a B.A. with highest honors in economics from the University of California, Berkeley, in 2009.

Recent Publications

December 6, 2013

Twenty-three other nations invest more as a share of their economy in funding for university research and development than the U.S.

October 4, 2013

A thorough analysis of capital investment over the past three decades uncovers several troubling trends.

May 16, 2013

ITIF presents a rebuttal of the Economic Policy Institute's analysis of the STEM workforce.

May 13, 2013

This fact sheet lists 53 documented economic benefits of IT, from jobs and output to competitiveness and innovation.

April 1, 2013

The Sequester is about to deliver another kick in the teeth to American competitiveness: it’s going to sharply reduce our ability to measure it.

February 12, 2013

United States has made rapid progress in broadband deployment, performance and price.

December 6, 2012

The State New Economy Index uses 26 indicators to measure the extent to which state economies are knowledge-based, globalized, entrepreneurial, IT-driven, and innovation-oriented.

October 23, 2012

The United States should welcome Greenfield FDI, but most FDI is not Greenfield.

August 2, 2012

IT plays an important role in economic recovery.

July 19, 2012

Despite its efficacy, the United States continues to fall behind other nations in the generosity of its R&D tax incentive.

June 13, 2012

U.S. statistical agencies are barred from sharing important microdata, resulting in inaccurate economic statistics.

May 17, 2012

Documents the role public investment plays in underpinning a nation’s competitiveness in the life sciences and competition for global life sciences leadership.

NIH Director Francis S. Collins endorses this report in a recent New York Times interview.