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March 8, 2017

Connecting Youngstown to Silicon Valley for Growth

How do you go about the tough, on the ground work of rebuilding jobs and…
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February 20, 2017

What RI Is Doing to Create Economic Opportunity

I'm from Rhode Island - if I'm from anywhere that is. (My father was an…
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January 30, 2017

The Pernicious Effect of the Housing Crisis on Manufacturing Jobs

The housing crisis of 2007/8 is the very definition of the gift that keeps on…
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January 23, 2017

What the Foxconn display plant choice tells us about the future of manufacturing in the United States and China.

Hint: its not about repatriating old jobs at all. As President Trump is learning, it’s…
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January 10, 2017

White House, meet Burning Man: A Coda to the Obama Era

An extraordinary coda to the Obama era is the story of the White House and…
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firstbuild
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January 1, 2017

Getting smart about manufacturing in the U.S.

Some of our friends/partner have written a series of articles on why the Trump administration…
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July 26, 2016

Jeffersonian Dinner with Bill Eggers, Author of “The Innovators and Technologies That Are Transforming Government”

“What government innovation in the last ten years has most changed your life?” In July,…
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June 15, 2015

Chairman’s Letter – City Innovate Foundation

By Peter Hirshberg Chairman, City Innovate Foundation Dear Citizens: The City Innovate Summit and the…
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