The race for global innovation advantage is never over. Korea has performed extremely well in that race over the last two decades. But if it wants to stay near the head of the pack, it needs to keep working at it. Fixing the R&D credit system for large firms is a key way to do that.
Science and R&D
June 18, 2012
New findings in the JPAM highlight the importance and power of federal funding in inducing innovation.
May 17, 2012
Documents the role public investment plays in underpinning a nation’s competitiveness in the life sciences and competition for global life sciences leadership. NIH Director Francis S. Collins endorses this report in a recent New York Times interview.
April 11, 2012
The nation needs a fundamentally new approach to STEM education.
November 7, 2011
America actually faces three deficits—the budget deficit, the trade deficit, and the investment deficit—that, if left unchecked, could total over $41 trillion in the next 10 years.
October 13, 2011
America’s most promising young scientists are testament to the crucial role of government R&D funding.
October 4, 2011
The Sputnik anniversary calls for less defeatism and more sensible public policy.
May 19, 2011
Not only does the U.S. lag behind other countries in government- and business-funded university research, but we are falling even farther behind.
May 6, 2011
Rob Atkinson will speak at the American Association for the Advancement of Science's Forum on Science and Technology Policy.
April 6, 2011
Innovation Policy in the European Union—Issues and Challenges from Ireland and the European Commission
Dr. Burton Lee leads a broad overview of the state of innovation policy in Europe today and where it is heading in the next 2-3 years.
March 16, 2011
Presentation at the Council of Graduate Schools Research Forum.