The Rainforest: 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. Read it here.