Start-up. Great beauty! Ideas for a sturt-up ecosystem in the Lazio Region

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Lazio, Rome’s metropolitan region, is falling behind in global competition. We see this in its scant ability to attract foreign investment and, with few exceptions, its inadequate orientation to exports, and by its position in the rankings put out by the European Commission1 . More in general, it is striking how essentially marginal Lazio is in the international economic community. When it comes to tourism, Rome joins the ranks of London, Paris, and Berlin (to only name European capitals) as the stars of the show, but when it comes to economics, finance, and innovation, its role is that of an extra. […]

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