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The Intellectual Basis of U.S. Trade Policy Trench Warfare

The Intellectual Basis of U.S. Trade Policy Trench Warfare
Source: Information Technology & Innovation Foundation

At its core, trade policy is based in economics. And despite what many economists claim, economics is not a science.

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Business And Economics

Cross-Border Data Flows Enable Growth in All Industries

Cross-Border Data Flows Enable Growth in All Industries
Source: Information Technology & Innovation Foundation

The importance of cross-border data flows is not confined to high-tech industries.

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Business And Economics

The False Claim That Inequality Rose During the Great Recession

The False Claim That Inequality Rose During the Great Recession
Source: Information Technology & Innovation Foundation

ncome inequality has become a major topic of public concern lately, partly as a result of the release last year of Thomas Piketty’s best-selling book on inequality, Capital in the Twenty-First Century, and his writings with his colleague Berkeley economics Professor Emanuel Saez.

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Business And Economics

The Rise of Data Poverty in America

The Rise of Data Poverty in America
Source: Information Technology & Innovation Foundation

Data-driven innovations offer enormous opportunities to advance important societal goals. However, to take advantage of these opportunities, individuals must have access to high-quality data about themselves and their communities.

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Business And Economics

Understanding the U.S. National Innovation System

Understanding the U.S. National Innovation System
Source: Information Technology and Innovation Foundation

The conventional view of innovation is that it is something that just takes place idiosyncratically in “Silicon Valley garages” and R&D laboratories.

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Business And Economics