Above: Poster by Mitchell Lewis, somehow apropo?
“Is U.S. Innovation heading offshore?” by Pete Engardio. Fascinating insight from Business Week into the state of “American” innovation. While the article confirms that American businesses are indeed starting to export more design and engineering work, a new report argues that regional innovation remains strong — though this article also ponders the question, will an idea economy be enough to compete globally? (Make sure you also examine the excellent slide show for this article).
In another Business Week post by Bruce Nussbaum, a note on the growing number of major idea companies moving to, where else, New York.
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