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The ‘Dual Eligible’ Opportunity

book_alt2 icon Report Karen Davenport, Renée Markus Hodin, and Judy Feder discuss how to improve care and reduce costs for individuals eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid.

By Karen Davenport, Renée Markus Hodin, and Judy Feder | Monday, December 13, 2010

How to Win the Race for Jobs

Jennifer Granholm outlines how to create a "Race to the Top" for jobs on the Center's competitiveness blog.

By Jennifer Granholm | Friday, December 10, 2010

To Combat “Growth Deficit,” Invest in R&D While Cutting Elsewhere

Laura Tyson explains how to combat our little-discussed "growth deficit" on the Center's competitiveness blog.

By Laura Tyson | Thursday, December 9, 2010

Bending the Curve as Key to Our Success

Randall Stephenson argues that education and investment are our keys to competitiveness on the Center's competitiveness blog.

By Randall Stephenson | Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Accelerating Job Creation and Competitiveness from the Bottom Up

Dan Carol offers steps to boost growth and competitiveness on the Center's competitiveness blog.

By Dan Carol | Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Role of Federal Government in Creating a Competitive Economy

Mark Levinson explains how the federal government can guide the private sector to be more competitive on the Center's new competitiveness blog.

By Mark Levinson | Monday, December 6, 2010

Feedback on the Center for American Progress’s “A Focus on Competitiveness: Restructuring Policymaking for Results”

Bruce Mehlman, former assistant secretary of commerce for technology policy under President George W. Bush, responds to the Center's new report on competitiveness on CAP's competitiveness blog.

By Bruce Mehlman | Friday, December 3, 2010

How Innovation Plays Second Fiddle

The U.S. Treasury must consider innovation and competitiveness strategy along with fiscal policy, writes Rob Atkinson.

By Rob Atkinson | Thursday, December 2, 2010

A Focus on Competitiveness

book_alt2 icon Report Report from John Podesta, Sarah Rosen Wartell, and Jitinder Kohli outlines a framework for making the United States more economically competitive.

By John Podesta, Sarah Rosen Wartell, and Jitinder Kohli | Wednesday, December 1, 2010

An American Innovation Agenda

Kevin Sharer, chairman and CEO of Amgen, talks about what he thinks makes America so competitive in biotechnology.

By Kevin Sharer | Wednesday, December 1, 2010

The Infrastructure Edge

Pennsylvania Gov. Edward Rendell discusses why we need to invest in our infrastructure to remain globally competitive.

By Edward G. Rendell | Wednesday, December 1, 2010

What’s the Best Way to Promote Our Future Competitiveness?

CAP's Executive Vice President Sarah Rosen Wartell and Senior Fellow Jitinder Kohli introduce the Center's new blog on promoting the United States's economic competitiveness.

By Sarah Rosen Wartell and Jitinder Kohli | Wednesday, December 1, 2010

A Really Bad Idea

Scott Lilly explains why a federal hiring freeze wouldn't save much money or be very effective.

By Scott Lilly | Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Chatterjee & Dechter: GOP’s Hiring Freeze Would Chill Growth

A part of the Republicans' "Pledge to America" proposes a blanket nonsecurity hiring freeze, which will actually be bad for business, write Pratap Chatterjee and Gadi Dechter.

By Pratap Chatterjee and Gadi Dechter | Tuesday, October 12, 2010

Adding Up the Numbers

book_alt2 icon Report Mark Merlis takes a look at Medicare savings from the Affordable Care Act and whether the cuts are real and sustainable over time.

By Mark Merlis | Wednesday, October 6, 2010