25 Nov 2010

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America needs universities to drive innovation — more than ever

Does America need the competitive fear of another Sputnik to drive another age of innovation? Did you know that the “dirty little secret” to Silicon Valley’s success was massive federal funding? Can this country compete with China if higher education is in crisis? Watch my provocative interview with University of Washington history professor Margaret O’Mara (author of the recent Foreign Policy article, Don’t Try This at Home) to find the answers.

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America needs universities to drive innovation — more than ever