Rob Atkinson writes in Innovation Files that three things struck him during the Fifth Ministerial Conference on the Information Society in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Rob Atkinson presented to the Fifth Ministerial Conference on the Information Society in Latin America and the Caribbean on the impact of information and communications technologies (ICTs) on growth.
Rob Atkinson presented at the Fifth Ministerial Conference on the Information Society in Latin America and the Caribbean in Mexico City.
This “pocket guide” provides a road map for policymakers around the world to expand ICT use in their countries by keeping prices low, keeping demand high, and strengthening key enabling factors across the public and private sectors.
To ensure the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement creates a framework in which life sciences innovation flourishes throughout the TPP region, it needs to include 12 years of data protection for novel biologic drugs.
Stephen Ezell presented on Mexico’s Innovation Ecosystem at the Wilson Center.
The TPP will only be worth it if it concludes with an innovation-maximizing trade agreement that sets the standard for future trade deals for the U.S.
SME manufacturing extension programs are boosting innovation and growth in Latin American and Caribbean nations.
The widespread use of information and communications technology is a major driver of economic growth.
Negotiations toward the TPP Agreement should conclude with a gold-standard trade agreement.
ITIF makes the case for a landmark trade pact that raises the bar for global trade practices.