The creation and adoption of new products, services, technologies and business models drives economic growth. Improving America’s standard of living and competitive edge depends on the nation’s ability to innovate. Without a targeted federal partnership, U.S. competitiveness will slip and economic growth will lag. Brookings experts describe how America’s innovation efforts may—or may not—be enough.
A worker walks on a platform at Midi railway station during a national strike in Brussels April 22, 2015. A public sector strike in Belgium disrupted high-speed rail services to Britain, France, Germany and the Netherlands as well as public transport across the country on Wednesday.
A vision of high-speed rail in America: Time for a national conversation?
June 29, 2015, Michael Ahn and Malcolm L. Russell-Einhorn
Michael Ahn and Malcolm L. Russell-Einhorn examine the implications of high speed rail for the innovation economy.
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Growth through Innovation
June 24, 2015, Bruce Katz, Jennifer S. Vey and Julie Wagner
June 17, 2015, Walter D. Valdivia and Benjamin Y. Clark
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June 8, 2015, Stuart M. Butler
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May 22, 2015, Daniel Zovatto
May 21, 2015, Benjamin Wittes and Jodie Liu
May 20, 2015, Rachel Barker and Amy Liu
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The Johns Hopkins University Paul H. Nitze School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS)
Darrell M. West
Vice President and Director, Governance Studies
Founding Director, Center for Technology Innovation
Walter D. Valdivia
Fellow, Governance Studies, Center for Technology Innovation
Nonresident Fellow, Foreign Policy
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