Articles, Op-Eds, & Blogs

February 7, 2012
ITIF takes on Christina Romer’s argument the United States does not need a national manufacturing strategy.
February 3, 2012
If we’ve come this far (or low) that a policy to help ALL manufacturers is industrial policy, then essentially neoclassical economists are saying that all policies need to be completely neutral between industries.
January 31, 2012
Privacy advocates continue to inflate criticism as Google changes its privacy settings.
January 26, 2012
ITIF affirmed it praise for the President's focus on competitiveness but makes the case for more robust R&D, tax, trade and energy.
January 25, 2012
It's time for many to stop circulating the myth technology will destroy jobs. Technology actually has the opposite effect on productivity and job growth.
January 25, 2012
A weaker dollar could help U.S. manufacturers become more competitive and keep jobs at home.
January 24, 2012
Legitimate third-party file hosting services should create industry-wide best practices to clean up the cyberlocker industry.
January 20, 2012
A recent court case and inaction by Congress are putting the U.S. Export-Import Bank in peril just as the U.S. should be looking to enhance competitiveness.
January 19, 2012
IT can help the U.S. construction industry implement better design and revolutionize the process to stay globally competitive.
January 11, 2012
A new report on state of clean energy investment funds highlights an under-reported, but potentially important clean energy policy tool.