The World’s Most Promising Startup Hubs May Also Be the Most Surprising – Inc.

The U.S. is among the most technologically advanced nations in the world, but hubs including New Zealand and the United Arab Emirates aren’t far behind, according to recent data.

Researchers at Tufts University’s Fletcher School this month analyzed 60 nations to determine the most digitally connected areas of the world. To do so, they identified four factors that influence the progress of the digital economy–including demand, existing institutions, innovation, and change–and segmented the nations into the categories “Stand Outs,” “Stall Outs,” “Break Outs,” and “Watch Outs.”

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