Patents

Wikimedia Commons

How to Build a Productive Tech Economy

There's no simple solution to encouraging local innovation.

gwb/Shutterstock.com

Where America's Inventors Are

The geography of American innovation over the last decade.

Robert Galbraith/Reuters

The Silicon Valleys of Everything

There's a reason this cliché won't die.

Shutterstock

The Real Reason Cities Are Centers of Innovation

GDP and patents in cities usually grow at a faster rate than population. But why?

Brookings Institution

Innovation and the Wealth of Cities

A new Brookings report looks at the relationship between innovation and regional economic growth.