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Providence Chamber President Writes Op-Ed Piece for Journal

Published on April 20, 2010

Laurie White, President of the Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce, authored an op-ed for the Providence Journal on April 13, discussing the best-selling book Start Up Nation and its persuasive arguments that high-growth entrepreneurial activity is a powerful catalyst for economic prosperity.  Her piece draws parallels between the small nation of Israel, and its economic miracle, to efforts underway in Rhode Island by organizations like the Science and Technology Advisory Council (STAC) to grow our economy through entrepreneurship.

Click here to read the full op-ed piece

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