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Center for Industrial Competitiveness

Since the mid-1990s, the UMass Center for Industrial Competitiveness (CIC) has been known for its path-breaking research on industrial innovation, regional development, corporate governance, financialization, and sustainable prosperity. Our research personnel work through collaborative networks in the North America, Asia, Europe, Australia, and Latin America. Our research and consulting on industrial competitiveness throughout the world provide us with a global perspective on regional development.