• Knowledge and Technology Transfer: Levels and Key Factors 

    Sung, Tae Kyung; Gibson, David V. (International Conference on Technology Policy and Innovation (ICTPI), 2000-08)
    Most current literature on knowledge and technology transfer (Appropriability Model, Dissemination Model, and Knowledge Utilization Model), describe the process of transfer in details, but has limitation in terms of their ...
  • Knowledge for Inclusive Development: The Challenges of Globally Integrated Learning and Implications for Science and Technology Policy 

    Conceição, Pedro; Gibson, David V.; Heitor, Manuel V.; Sirilli, Giorgio (1999-12)
    As the importance of knowledge creation and diffusion is increasingly recognized as a major driver of economic growth, questions are starting to emerge on how to establish the conditions that foster the processes of ...
  • Knowledge Interaction Towards Inclusive Learning: Promoting Systems of Innovation and Competence Building 

    Conceição, Pedro; Heitor, Manuel V. (Elsevier Science Inc., 2002)
    This paper draws on recent conceptual approaches to economic growth, in which the accumulation of knowledge is the fundamental driving force behind growth. This fact is reflected in the trend in developed economies towards ...
  • The Knowledge Seekers: Creating Centers for the Performing Sciences 

    Porter, W. Arthur (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1998)
    The author argues that a new type of institution, a "Center for the Performing Sciences," is necessary to efficiently close the gap between research and the application of innovation. Such a center would operate as a ...
  • Knowledge-Base Benchmarking for Belize Education, Science & Technology (BEST) Park 

    Gibson, David V.; Cotrofeld, Margaret (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 2004)
    Feasibility study for the development of an educational, science, and technology park to be located near Belize City, Belize. Includes comparative data on the economic devlopment potential of Belize and other locations in ...
  • Korea in the New World Order 

    Rostow, Walter W. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1991-04)
    Working paper developed from a lecture presented in Seoul about the role of Korea in the New World Order. Summarizes the historical background of the concept of a New World Order and its evolution after the Gulf War of ...
  • The Lab-to-Market Road: Assessing the Texas Advanced Technology Program 

    Jarrett, James E.; Meyer, Robert (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 2005-12)
    In 1987, the state legislature appropriated funds for applied research to diversify the state’s economy through the Texas Advanced Technology Program (ATP). These funds targeted projects to educate the state’s scientists ...
  • Lessons from Mexico: The Role of Financial Institutions in Market Crises 

    James, Dilmus D.; Schauer, David A. (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 1998-10)
    The financial sector promotes a nation’s economic growth and performance. By facilitating the transfer of funds from surplus income units to deficit spending units, financial intermediaries foster expansion of the economic ...
  • "Location, Location, Location" in Cyberspace: E-Commerce and the Domain Name System 

    Tiller, Emerson H. (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 2001-06)
    Computers route actual data packets according to Internet protocol addresses, but these numbers are difficult for people to remember. The domain name system was developed so that easily remembered names, rather than their ...
  • Looming Crisis of Indian Power Sector: A Report on Rural Electrification in India 

    Mishra, Rajiv K. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 2008-02)
    Critical examination of governance and other socio-economic issues related to rural electrification in India. The report comprises an overview of the power sector in India, with particular attention to Bihar and Jharkhand; ...
  • M2M: The Wireless Revolution 

    Brazell, Jim Brodie; Donoho, Laurel; Dexheimer, John; Hanneman, Robert; Langdon, George (2005-01)
    Forecast of the economic impact and educational needs associated with M2M technologies in the state of Texas. M2M stands for "machine to machine" and refers to technologies which enable networking or remote access to devices ...
  • Making Sense of Health Information Technology Implementation: A Qualitative Study Protocol 

    Kitzmiller, Rebecca R.; Anderson, Ruth A.; McDaniel, Reuben R. Jr (Implementation Science, 2010-11-29)
    Background: Implementing new practices, such as health information technology (HIT), is often difficult due to the disruption of the highly coordinated, interdependent processes (e.g., information exchange, communication, ...
  • Making the Pitch: Examining Dialogue and Revisions in Entrepreneurs’ Pitch Decks 

    Spinuzzi, Clay; Nelson, Scott; Thomson, Keela S.; Lorenzini, Francesca; French, Rosemary A.; Pogue, Gregory; Burback, Sidney D.; Momberger, Joel (IEEE, 2014-09)
    Examination of how Korean entrepreneurs in an entrepreneurship program revised their slide decks for their presentations ("pitches") in response to professional communication genres representing feedback from potential ...
  • Managing Used Oil Along the Mexico-U.S. Border 

    Eaton, David J. (LBJ School of Public Affairs, The University of Texas at Austin, 2007)
    This report describes and assesses policies for management of used oil in both the U.S. and Mexico, with particular focus on the El Paso-Ciudad Juárez area. The report begins with an evaluation of Texas’s used oil management ...
  • Manifiesto: The Texas Sales Tax Rebate and Cross-Border Mexican Shoppers 

    Mogab, John W.; Pisani, Michael J.; Nicols, Kay McGlashan; Welkey, Sharon; Wuest, Beth E. (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 2005-10)
    Shoppers around the world cross borders from one country in order to shop in another. In fact, shopping is increasingly recognized as a primary motive for international travel. Nowhere is this more evident than at the ...
  • Maquiladora Prospects in a Global Environment 

    Fullerton, Thomas M., Jr.; Barraza de Anda, Martha Patricia (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 2003-10)
    The Mexican in-bond assembly, or maquiladora, manufacturing sector has taken its fair share of lumps in recent years. The industry has experienced a business cycle downturn in the U.S., intermittent border closures, higher ...
  • Market Opportunities for Recycling in Texas Manufacturing Industries 

    Dioun, Mina M. (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 1997-08)
    Report on a study of the opportunities for and challenges of incorporating recycled materials in the production processes of twelve important manufacturing industries in Texas, including, among others, the primary and ...
  • The Market Opportunity for Multiple Antenna Technology for Next Generation Broadband Wireless Systems 

    Airy, Manish; Defossé, Erin; Heath, Robert W. Jr.; Shakkottai, Sanjay (Hong Kong Mobility Roundtable, 2005-06)
    The rapid growth of the Internet user base and of bandwidth-hungry applications in recent years has created a need for broadband wireless (BW) access for residential and business consumers. The only predictable trend is ...
  • Market-based Government Activities in Texas: A Sampling from the Local and State Levels 

    Baker, John H.; Denby, Kimberly; Jarrett, James E. (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 2005-08)
    As government seeks to hold the line on broad-based tax rates, some departments and agencies have implemented market-based activities as a means to maintain and expand public services. Two entrepreneurial success stories ...
  • Marketing’s War on Japanese Culture Memory 

    Lamont, Douglas (IC² Institute, 1998-10-08)
    Describes research showing how American brands come to dominate similar market segments in developed and emerging countries. Discusses recent evidence suggesting that product standardization and promotion adaptation, rather ...