Opinions and Editorials

Feb. 7, 2018

The Hill: Opinion: US takes one step forward, two steps back on innovation, by Kristen Osenga

This piece originally appeared in The Hill on February 7, 2018.

The United States has long been viewed as a leader, especially in the innovation space. Through a system that values ambition, hard work and entrepreneurial spirit, this country has seen incredible technological advances and productivity.

However, as reported on Jan. 22 by Bloomberg, the United States has fallen out of the list of top 10 innovative economies for the first time.