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#Singapore's NUS identified by MIT-Skoltech study as one of world's most innovation-supportive universities

#Singapore's NUS identified by MIT-Skoltech study as one of world's most innovation-supportive universities

Singapore’s NUS one of world’s most innovation-supportive universities: MIT-Skoltech study April 19, 2013 by Terence LEE Much has been said about how governments around the world are trying to replicate Silicon Valley in their own backyards. The prevailing view is that having a strong innovation-supportive university is critical to creating a successful startup ecosystem. In that regard, Singapore is on the right track. According to a new MIT-Skoltech study , which interviewed 61 ‘experts’ from around world in 2012, the National University of Singapore (NUS) is deemed to be among the top ten universities that “created/supported the world’s most successful technology innovation ecosystems.” How authoritative is this study? Tempting as it might be to take this study at face value, the methodology deserves further scrutiny. Experts were picked based on how well-cited they are...

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