In my opinion, our governments, both State and Federal, have forgotten the awesome power of creative economic stimulation. Sure we had TARP triage – an emergency-room act of heroism whereby a giant bandaid was hastily stuck onto the hemorrhaging patient of our economy. But I’m talking about real, planned, visionary architecting of an innovation crucible that bears real fruit from education, investment and strategic relationships.
As governor of Massachusetts, Deval Patrick has undertaken numerous economic innovation missions to countries outside the United States. At times criticized for his efforts, the results already speak well for themselves –…Read More