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Advantage How American Innovation Can Overcome the Asian Challenge

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ISBN-10: 0393068781

ISBN-13: 9780393068788

Edition: 2011

Authors: Adam Segal

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The emergence of India and China as economic powers has shifted the global landscape and called into question the ability of the United States to compete and maintain its technological lead. Advantage sorts out the challenges the United States faces and focuses on what drives innovation, what constrains it, and what advantages we have to leverage. Recasting the stakes of the debate, Adam Segal, an expert on technology and foreign policy, makes the compelling case for the crucial role of the "software" of innovation. By strengthening its politics, social relations, and institutions that move ideas from the lab to the marketplace, the United States can play to its greatest economic strengths…    
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Book details

List price: $26.95
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 1/10/2011
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 288
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.034
Language: English

Going Nano
Stakes and Forces
Know Thy Couplets
The Open Door
Trading with the (Potential) Enemy
An Open World: Its Risks and Benefits
Atoms and Smart Grids: Seeing Asia and Ourselves
Promoting Innovation at Home
Communities of Innovation
The Future of Innovation