BY THE NUMBERS: STATES' ECONOMIC
TECH BUZZ || TRENDING
WHERE THE INNOVATION
IS: 2014 STATE NEW
SOURCE: Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
MAP 01 A new report rates the 50 states by their
readiness for the so-called new economy. States
with large digital or research-based businesses
rated best; resource-dependent states did not.
Massachusetts is farthest along on the path to what the Informa- tion Technology and Innovation
Foundation calls “the new economy.”
The foundation, based in Washington,
The five areas were further broken out
into 25 indicators.