Director, Domestic Policy Program
Aaron Wudrick is director of the domestic policy program at the Macdonald-Laurier Institute. Aaron previously served as the federal director of the Canadian Taxpayers Federation. He holds a BA in economics from the University of Waterloo and a Law degree from Western University.
The Transatlantic Subnational Innovation Competitiveness Index
Innovation ecosystems are increasingly complex and diverse, but there are common markers of core strength. In this report, the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, the German Economic Institute, the Institute for Competitiveness, and the Macdonald-Laurier Institute benchmark 96 states and regions across Germany, Italy, the United States, and Canada.
Recent Events and Presentations
Assessing the Competitiveness of North America’s States: The North American Subnational Innovation Competitiveness Index
Watch this virtual event that accompanied the release of a report ranking North American states and provinces on 13 indicators of competitiveness in the increasingly innovation-driven global economy.