Joins American 'Innovation Imperative'

William G. Gilroy | June 25, 2015 

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The University of Notre Dame has joined scores of other organizations as well as leaders of American business, industry, higher education, science and engineering in an urgent call to action for stronger federal policies and investment to drive domestic research and development.

Ten CEOs and 252 organizations signed Innovation: An American Imperative, a document aimed at federal decision makers and legislators. It underscores the findings — and warnings — contained in The American Academy of Arts & Sciences report, Restoring the Foundation: The Vital Role of Research in Preserving the American Dream.

“There is a deficit between what America is investing and what it should be investing to remain competitive, not only in research but in innovation and job creation,” according to “Restoring the Foundation.”

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