Cybersecurity legislation should emphasize strong partnerships with the private sector and effective international coordination to respond to online attacks.
July 9, 2009
June 29, 2009
A Roundtable on the End of Scarcity, Open Architecture, and the Future of Broadband Competition Policy
A summary of a roundtable that focused on the increasing convergence on some broadband competition policy matters.
June 24, 2009
The Obama administration should create an Office of Innovation Policy that would draw upon, and feed into, existing regulatory review processes but would have the specific mission of being the “innovation champion” within these processes.
June 14, 2009
An op-ed in the "Houston Chronicle" arguing that improving cybersecurity will require effort by a broad range of actors from government, academia and the private sector.
June 9, 2009
Testimony Before House Judiciary Subcommittee on Wireless Taxation, Economic Growth and Economic Opportunity
In a testimony before the Judiciary Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law, Rob Atkinson discusses why discriminatory taxes on wireless services have a negative impact on economic growth and innovation.
June 1, 2009
To succeed, the Obama administration's cybersecurity strategy needs to include private sector businesses, individual citizens, and other countries.
May 26, 2009
Vendors should play a huge role in developing certification requirements for electronic health record systems.
May 26, 2009
Federal Government Policy on the Use of Persistent Internet Cookies: Time for Change or More of the Same?
ITIF proposes a new framework for the use of persistent cookies on government websites given the current trends in e-government.
April 29, 2009
ITIF & LSE Enterprise estimate the impact on U.K. employment of additional investment in broadband Internet, intelligent transportation systems, and the smart grid.
April 23, 2009
Listening to debates over IT policy, it would be easy for a casual observer to believe that the United States has only one goal for the digital economy: spurring broadband.