American Innovation

The Renewing American Innovation Project explores how the U.S. can rise to the geopolitical and socio-economic challenges of the twenty-first century. 

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Photo: chokniti/Adobe Stock

Innovation Lightbulb: Breaking Down Private Sector Research and Development

Across three key metrics of innovative activity—total R&D expenditure, domestic R&D employment, and R&D intensity—four industrial subsectors stand out. This week, we dive into private-sector R&D activity and look at which industries are driving a surge in U.S. R&D activity.

Newsletter by Gregory Arcuri and Julia Yoon — May 22, 2024

Past Events

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LeadershIP 2024

Hosted by Renewing American Innovation Project
April 9, 2024 • 9:00 am – 5:00 pm EDT


Sujai Shivakumar
Director and Senior Fellow, Renewing American Innovation Project
Alexander Kersten
Deputy Director and Fellow, Renewing American Innovation Project