In 2013, foreign-owned companies invested $236 billion in the U.S., up 35 percent from the previous year.
The road to economic growth is paved with innovation. That’s been the consensus of many recent economic studies across industries, and it also holds true of a new report published by the National Bureau of Economic Research that examines how innovation is driving growth for some of the most successful businesses. And not just innovation […]
In a global economy where competition is growing fiercer than ever, technological innovation is a hot commodity, and so are workers skilled in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) who make it happen. The U.S. needs about a million of these highly skilled employees to compete with the world’s top innovators, according to the Department […]
Wednesday, musician Jason Narducy wanted some pizza. He decided to pick up a slice or two in Walkerton, Ind., home of a business willing to declare that it would use Indiana’s new Religious Freedom Restoration Act to refuse service to gays and lesbians. Narducy found the one other pizza place in town, Casey’s, and confirmed they’ll […]