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Can you engineer regional innovation clusters?

Pronouncements of local, state, or federal tax incentives to draw investors and to build innovation clusters. The key is to see a difference between cluster and clutter.

The key for clusters to succeed is for clusters to cultivate of high, value-add industries and supply chains as well as a sustainable competitive AND comparative advantage to other regions.

Boston may not rate as a successful cluster.