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Newer Concepts of Management, Profits, and Profitability: Summaries and New Directions
(IC² Institute, 1973-10)
Forecast of the impact of new information technologies on management in the period 1971-1990. Summarizes and extends three studies commissioned by the Conference Board in 1970.
New Gas Market Fundamentals: The Prospects for Liquefied Natural Gas
(Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 2003-12)
An increasingly volatile market price for U.S. natural gas, the inadequacy of domestic natural gas reserves, and the continuing development of new natural gas-based electric generation capacity have created a heightened ...
Tapping into the Fountain: The Impact of the University of Texas System
(Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 2005-04)
The State of Texas invests in higher education in order to develop the human capital of the state. These investments result in a large number of benefits, including increased productivity, earning gains, market entry of ...
The Boom in High-Tech Business Services: A New Impetus to Economic Development in Texas
(Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 1998-08)
Business services, also called producer services, are intermediate activities that provide inputs for the production of goods or other services, rather than directly serving final consumers. They enhance efficiency and add ...
Texas Wind Industry's Rapid Growth Creates New Challenges
(Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 2010-02)
In the past decade, Texas began to harness some of its abundant wind potential and, in the process, became an international wind energy leader. The state currently accounts for more than 25 percent of installed wind energy ...
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 ...
Carbon Pricing and the Transition from Voluntary to Mandatory Markets
(Austin Technology Incubator, 2008)
The current national and global call for a coordinated and meaningful response to climate change concerns is certain to shift the United States from several regional and voluntary carbon markets today to a global compulsory ...
Overview of US Incubators and the Case of the Austin Technology Incubator
(Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, 2003)
Business incubators have a 25-year history in the US. Today they number more than 800. Most are non-profit entities, many associated with universities. This article provides a general overview of business incubation ...
IC² Institute Update, Fall 2013
Fall, 2013, issue of the IC² Institute newsletter. Topics in this issue include: 2013 Fellows Meeting; social physics; history of entrepreneurial development in Austin; the 25th anniversary of the Austin Technology Incubator; ...
Committed Costs vs. Uncertainty in New Product Development
(IC² Institute, 1993-01)
Discusses the nature of committed and determined costs in a new product development project, and quantifies their relationship to project uncertainty. Introduces the concept of product, process, schedule and market (PPSM) ...