Start-up nation is being starved by the state
Over the last two decades, high-tech development has been left to market forces, but the situation is no longer tenable. What's needed is a technology czar to coordinate policy.
Israel has earned the title "start-up nation" and draws delegations from around the world hoping to learn the secrets of the country's success in spawning innovation and new enterprises. But while Israeli high tech became the success that it is in large part thanks to the government - through investment in the educational system, the role of the army in training engineers and entrepreneurs, and the...
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