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The Most Innovative Nations

by Damon Huss

Scientific American has published the results of the Global Innovation Index (GII), which charts both levels of technological innovation as well as levels of  research and development in the nations of the world. This year’s results are as follows:

One thing the GII makes plain is that innovation has become a global game. The top 10 countries in 2013 are located around the globe.

1. Switzerland (1 in 2012)

2. Sweden (2)

3. U.K. (5)

4. the Netherlands (6)

5. U.S. (10)

6. Finland (4)

7. Hong Kong (China) (8)

8. Singapore (3)

9. Denmark (7)

10. Ireland (9)

For more, see the article online. Click here for the GII web site.