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Author Holstein, William J.

Title The next American economy : blueprint for a real recovery / William J. Holstein.

Publication Info. New York : Walker & Co., 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  338.973 H74    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  338.973 HOLSTEIN    Check Shelf
Edition First U.S. edition.
Description xxiii, 231 pages ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Technology clusters. MIT and A123 systems: how innovation happens in a premier hot spot ; From steel to advanced robots : Pittsburgh attempts to reinvent ; How the military innovates : Orlando's simulation room ; Best and brightest: San Diego's genomics industry attracts world-class talent ; How winning companises innovate internally: Corning's gorilla glass -- Ecosystems of the future. Smart energy grids: Austin mobilizes to tap renewable energy ; Gearing up the American export machine : North Carolina builds its high-tech exports ; Bring it home : Atlanta lures back manufacturing from abroad ; The race for the right skills : Cleveland retrains displaced workers -- The blueprint for real recovery. Building ecosystems at the state and local levels ; The federal government and industrial policy ; CEOs : the case for onshoring ; Lessons for all Americans.
Subject Industries -- United States -- Case studies.
Diffusion of innovations -- United States -- Case studies.
New products -- United States -- Case studies.
Job creation -- United States -- Case studies.
Industrial policy -- United States.
United States -- Commerce.
United States -- Economic conditions -- 2009-
ISBN 9780802777508: $26.00
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