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Video: Innovation’s impact on economic growth

Newest segment from the MIT150's 'Elemental MIT' series focuses on topics highlighted in Tuesday's State of the Union address.
William Aulet, senior lecturer in the MIT Sloan School of Management
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William Aulet, senior lecturer in the MIT Sloan School of Management

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In this video from MIT150's "Elemental MIT" series, Institute faculty, administrators and students share their thoughts on how innovation can fuel U.S. economic growth — a topic highlighted in President Barack Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday.

In his speech, the president noted that "maintaining our leadership in research and technology is crucial to America’s success," and encouraged an increase in funding for projects that are innovative and tackle the country's most pressing problems.

To view more videos from the "Elemental MIT" series, visit the MIT150 website.

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