As India, China become key R&D centers, Israel has entrepreneurial upper hand

06.01.2014                      05.Schwat.5774

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As India, China become key R&D centers, Israel has entrepreneurial upper hand

Microsoft research chiefs talk about their countries’ relative advantages and differences.

One of the main challenges facing Israeli high-technology is the mounting competition from India and China, which each year produce thousands of engineers. The competition isn’t only over the pool of manpower and the cost of employment, but also over quality. Over the years Israel boasted that the quality of local engineers was far better than those graduating in India and China, but in truth the multinational tech companies have turned those two countries into key research and development centers for themselves….