To counter regional divergence, we need to move from scary statistics to bold responses

Last week, Brookings Metro and the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation (ITIF) released a new report examining the nation’s epidemic of regional divergence and arguing for a concentrated investment surge to bring tech innovation to “heartland” cities and regions. In covering the report, media outlets overwhelmingly focused on one topline statistic: that just five “superstar” … Continue reading To counter regional divergence, we need to move from scary statistics to bold responses