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Innovation

2011: Year for the Ingenuity Economy

Jonathan Sallet offers five steps to create 21st century federal policies that the Obama administration and Congress together can enact to produce sustained, broad-based economic growth amid needed fiscal restraint.

INNOVATION CLUSTERS

The Geography of Innovation

The federal government can assume a vital role in which it frames critical national challenges, facilitates the flow of information and expertise to and between regions, and helps finance, in a competitive and leveraged fashion, valuable activities that innovation clusters would otherwise be unable to undertake.