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Benchmarking Technology-Based Entrepreneurship in the Charleston Region
(IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1996-08)
A study of resources and opportunities for technology-based economic development in Charleston, South Carolina. The study draws on interviews and a survey of managers of technology-intensive enterprises and public-sector ...
Chance-Constrained Efficiency Analysis
(IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1990-01)
Data envelopment analysis (DEA) is extended to the case of stochastic inputs and outputs through the use of chance-constrained programming. The chance-constrained envelope envelops a given set of observations "most of the ...
The Changing Dimensions of Japanese Security Issues
(IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1999-08)
Presentation on post-Cold War security issues and international relations in Japan. Delivered to the Japan Industry and Management of Technology Program (JIMT) at The University of Texas at Austin on August 11, 1999.
E-Commerce Japanese Style
(IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1999-09)
Presentation to the Japan Industry and Management of Technology Program (JIMT) on electronic commerce in Japan, how it is different from e-commerce in the US, and the challenges that foreign companies face entering the ...
A Retrospective and Prospects of the Fifth Generation Computer Project
(IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1993-09)
Report on the Fifth Generation Computer Systems (FGCS) project undertaken by the Japanese Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) in the period 1982-1992. The Fifth Generation Computer was developed using a ...
Beyond Beijing: The Course of Women’s Struggle for Equal Opportunity in Japan
(IC² Institute, 1997-02)
Discusses the opportunity for change in Japan towards a more gender-equitable system. Describes the role of women in Japan’s industrialization and development of its peculiar management system. Discusses the legal, corporate ...
On the Role of the University in the Knowledge Economy
(IC² Institute, 1998-02)
Argues for changes in the traditional way of viewing economic growth and questions the role that contemporary institutions, specifically universities, play in this process. Shows, empirically, the increasing importance ...
Synergy for the 21st Century: Between Unstructured Problems and Management Planning Controls
(IC² Institute, 1997-10-27)
In the plenary address to the INFORMS Dallas Fall 2007 conference for Operations Research and Management Sciences (OR/MS), discusses the synergy between OR/MS and digital technology. Describes historically and prospectively ...
Trade, Corporatism, Clusters, and Japan as Bellweather
(IC² Institute, 1999-02)
Remarks on the trend toward corporatism in the U.S. and outlines the latest developments, namely the MAI treaty, and examines how what we know about Japanese business and society does and does not signal what we can expect ...
Doing Business with a High-Tech Focus in Japan, China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan
(IC² Institute, 1999-06)
Introduces the economic conditions and high-tech research and development scenarios in post-crisis Asia. Explores challenges and opportunities for American high tech industries. Discusses issues related to doing business ...