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When it comes to innovation, place matters

September 17, 2012

A recent article on NPR.org explores three reasons why location is critical for innovation. As the authors observe: "Social interaction among people speeds incremental improvements in an idea. People both compete and collaborate to come up with something better. And old-fashioned physical proximity still seems to help the most, even in the age of the Internet."

Read the article: http://www.npr.org/2012/09/05/160394967/3-clues-to-how-geography-fuels-innovation

 

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