TITLE

Tech Plan for Obama and McCain

AUTHOR(S)
Medford, Cassimir
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;9/26/2008, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the eight-point plan issued by the Information Technology and Innovation Forum (ITIF) for the next U.S. administration. The technology group said the government should double the federal research and development (R&D)tax credit to make the country a stronger magnet for internationally mobile R&D. According to ITIF President Robert Atkinson, the country ended with innovation in the pseudo economy of financial derivatives because the economy was not focused on robust innovation in the real economy.
ACCESSION #
36632223

 

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