In an increasingly globalized world, innovation is a key driver for the success of businesses and economies worldwide. As a result, one of the more important and thought-provoking discussions taking place today is the idea of protecting the innovative ideas that people and businesses create.
According to a recent report published by the U.S. Department of Commerce and the National Economic Council, competitiveness, job growth, and the future of economic growth all lay on the shoulders of innovation. The recipe for innovation, according to the report, consists of three “pillars” – research, education, and infrastructure – with a heavy emphasis on promoting intellectual property rights. This report adds weight to CREATe.org’s belief that the defense of our ideas is critical to the progression of the U.S. economy.
Learn more about how America can remain the top innovator in the world for generations to come by reading the The Competitiveness and Innovative Capacity of the United States report.