The Next Space Frontier: Your Backyard

Nakao Nakahodo, Sidney; Pereira, Alan

The rise of commercial space activities is reshaping the industry, allowing new players and entrepreneurs to participate in space exploration. In particular, the United States is experiencing a geographic redistribution of space activities beyond traditional hubs, driven by lower entry barriers, talent access, and public funding diversification. Policymakers must promote partnerships and allocate resources effectively to maximize the sector's impact.


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School of International and Public Affairs
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August 1, 2023


A modified version of this op-ed appeared in the February 2023 issue of SpaceNews magazine.