Hicks on Government-Funded Technological Innovation

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"If we had left it to Lotus and IBM, we would have a couple of tiny, proprietary and fairly useless systems out there," said Diana Hicks, Professor and Chair of the School of Public Poliy, defending technological innovation funded by the federal government. Hicks' statement contrasts recent tweets by Georgia's Republican Representative Paul Broun, which suggest the government is a barrier to innovation and development. Source: Politifact.com - January 25, 2011

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Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

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diana hicks, public policy
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  • Created By: Lauren Langley
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  • Created On: Feb 2, 2011 - 11:34am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:24pm