The Rainforest: Building the Next Silicon Valley « America and the Global EconomyPosted: March 9, 2012
The Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars‘ Program on America and the Global Economy just published a new editorial about Victor and Greg‘s new book, The Rainforest: The Secrete to Building the Next Silicon Valley:
For over a decade, Silicon Valley has been a hub of technological innovation and the home of some of America’s best known and fastest growing companies. Think Apple, Google, and Facebook. As the U.S. seeks to restore its economic advantage, academics, businesspeople, and policymakers alike have turned to Silicon Valley as a model for jumpstarting economic growth. The primary focus has been on innovation and the development of the next wave of technologies that the American economy can ride to renewed prosperity. However, this task is much easier said than done, for creating a thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem takes effort and purpose.
Check out their fascinating post!