How Do We Know NNMI is Working? Because China is Copying It

Adams Nager May 9, 2016
May 9, 2016

While it's too early to assess the National Network for Manufacturing Innovation (NNMI) institutes, China's imitation is a strong indication of their effectiveness. The difference is the investment into China's network will likely be much larger. Congress should appropriate the $1.9 billion in the president’s FY 2017 budget proposal to fully fund the network of 45 NNMI institutes, writes Adams Nager in Innovation Files