Regulators can provide effective oversight of automated systems so as to both protect consumers and allow innovation to flourish.
Testimonies & Filings
February 15, 2019
February 13, 2019
Testimony Before the House Subcommittee on Communications and Technology on Protecting Consumers and Competition
In testimony before the House Energy & Commerce Subcommittee on Communications and Technology, Doug Brake spoke in favor of the T-Mobile and Sprint merger on the grounds that it would bring about a better future for American businesses and consumers compared to one where each company attempted to continue alone.
February 8, 2019
ITIF has filed comments with the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), regarding its proposed rules for no-action letters and the product sandbox. CFPB should use these policies to facilitate experimentation in financial services.
February 1, 2019
ITIF’s Center for Data Innovation submitted feedback to the European Commission’s High-Level Expert Group (HLEG) on AI on its draft AI Ethics Guidelines for Trustworthy AI. The guidelines aim
January 24, 2019
ITIF signed a coalition letter, led by the Competitive Enterprise Institute, urging Congress to prioritize restoring the longstanding users-pay/users-benefit principle in the Highway Trust Fund.
December 31, 2018
Comments to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on an International Pricing Index Model for Medicare Part B Drugs
Adopting an international drug reference pricing scheme would limit drug innovation—potentially leading to higher, not lower, health care costs in the future—while at the same time reducing U.S. biopharmaceutical industry competitiveness, meaning fewer jobs and exports.
December 17, 2018
In a high-level hearing hosted by the European Political Strategy Centre, Daniel Castro outlined how important technology trends will affect Europe's ability to protect its strategic interest.
December 17, 2018
Comments to the U.S. International Trade Commission Regarding the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement
Building on NAFTA, the USMCA provides the framework for a more integrated regional economy that is based on innovation, digital technologies, and intellectual property.
December 13, 2018
ITIF submitted comments to the Bureau of Industry and Security in response to an advance notice of proposed rulemaking regarding extending export controls to “emerging and foundational technologies” (EFTs).
November 8, 2018
Comments to the National Telecommunications and Information Administration on Advancing Consumer Privacy and Protecting Innovation
ITIF submitted comments in response to the National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s (NTIA) request for comment (RFC) on the administration’s approach to advancing consumer privacy while protecting prosperity and innovation.