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.
REUTERS/Phil Noble - A housing estate is seen next to farmers' fields in the Hallam constituency of Britain's Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg in Sheffield, northern England January 28, 2015.
Opinion | Innovation Districts Series
An advanced manufacturing innovation district grows in Sheffield, England
March 25, 2015, Bruce Katz and Kelly Kline
Bruce Katz and Kelly Kline traveled to Sheffield, England to explore an intriguing question: Can a city and metropolis apply the innovation district model to advanced manufacturing? They answer with a resounding yes.
Growth through Innovation
U.S. Economic Performance
March 11, 2015, Joshua Bleiberg and Darrell M. West
Opinion | International IDEA
February 26, 2015, Daniel Zovatto
February 24, 2015, Amy Liu and Owen Washburn
February 13, 2015, Fred Dews
February 2, 2015, Hillary Schaub and Darrell M. West
January 29, 2015, Fred Dews
January 28, 2015, Joshua Bleiberg and Darrell M. West
January 27, 2015, Justin Longo and Tanya Kelley
January 21, 2015, Joshua Bleiberg
January 20, 2015, Kevin C. Desouza and Gregory Dawson
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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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