Universities, Innovation, and the Economy

Drew Faust talked about the ways education and innovation can benefit the U.S. economy. She answered questions from Neera Tanden on… read more

Drew Faust talked about the ways education and innovation can benefit the U.S. economy. She answered questions from Neera Tanden on investment in primary and secondary education leadership training for students and teachers, the importance of training science teachers, and other topics. Professor Faust in her remarks said that U.S. immigration problems were both economic development and human rights issues, and stressed the need for legislation such as the DREAM Act. She also answered questions from the audience.

This discussion was part of a Center for American Progress, Harvard University, and Google forum titled, “Investing in the Future: Higher Education, Innovation, and American Competitiveness,” held at the Center for American Progress. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 10, 2012
Last Aired:
Dec 18, 2012

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  • Dec 10, 2012 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN RADIO
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