• Looming Crisis of Indian Power Sector: A Report on Rural Electrification in India 

    Mishra, Rajiv K. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 2012-08-28)
    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 (2013-01-02)
    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, 2014-07-22)
    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, 2014-08-29)
    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, 2015-06-24)
    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 ...
  • 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, 2015-09-10)
    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 ...
  • Marketing’s War on Japanese Culture Memory 

    Lamont, Douglas (IC² Institute, 2012-11-04)
    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 ...
  • Medicare in Mexico: Innovating for Fairness and Cost Savings 

    Warner, David C. (LBJ School of Public Affairs, The University of Texas at Austin, 2015-06-24)
    This publication presents the results of a policy research project conducted during the 2006-2007 academic year that examined the availability of health coverage for U.S. retirees in Mexico. The project surveyed more than ...
  • A Model for Public-Private Sector Distribution Planning for the U.S. Coal Industry 

    Phillips, Fred Y. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 2014-12-09)
    A multiperiod mixed integer linear programming model is proposed as a guide to the urgent expansion of the production and interregional distribution of American coal. The model, run under various scenarios of resource costs ...
  • Newer Concepts of Management, Profits, and Profitability: Summaries and New Directions 

    Kozmetsky, George; Ruefli, Timothy W. (IC² Institute, 2012-07-19)
    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.
  • On the Role of the University in the Knowledge Economy 

    Conceição, Pedro; Heitor, Manuel V. (IC² Institute, 2012-11-04)
    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 ...
  • Open Innovation Conference 2012 

    Various (2012-11-14)
    Presentation slides from the First Annual Open Innovation Conference held at the University of Texas at Austin on November 8-9, 2012. The conference was sponsored by the IC² Institute on the theme "The Journey from Ideation ...
  • Opening Address to The Second World Conference on Integrated Design & Process Technology of the Society for Design & Process Science (SDPS) 

    Kozmetsky, George (IC² Institute, 2012-11-04)
    Discusses generational road maps and commercialization of science and technology. Describes the current lack of clear-cut generally acceptable road maps, formal or informal, and the changes facing all five basic dimensions ...
  • Operating Guidelines for Effective Venture Capital Funds Management 

    Dorsey, Terry (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 2014-12-09)
    Extending Liles' work in the development of an effective "enabling strategy," the author has formulated a set of 20 operating guidelines for effective venture capital funds management. The guidelines presented in this paper ...
  • Opportunity on the Horizon: Photovoltaics in Texas 

    Kellison, J. Bruce; Evans, Eliza; Houlihan, Katharine; Hoffman, Michael; Kuhn, Michael; Serface, Joel; Pham, Tuan (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 2012-02-07)
    Report on the economic potential of the solar energy industry in Texas.
  • Overview of US Incubators and the Case of the Austin Technology Incubator 

    Wiggins, Joel; Gibson, David V. (Inderscience Enterprises Ltd, 2012-02-21)
    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 ...
  • Perspectives on Business and Emerging Trends For the 21st Century 

    Kozmetsky, George (IC² Institute, 2012-11-04)
    In a presentation at the Fall 1997 CBA Advisory Dinner, discusses three mega business trends: (1) the transformation of high technology business from U.S. dominance to a global commodity-based industry, (2) the need for ...
  • The Politics of Sustainable Development in Japan 

    Park, Jacob (IC² Institute, 2012-11-04)
    Discusses three important questions and issues regarding Japan’s role in global environmental affairs: how the environmental movement has evolved in Japan; what the country’s major environmental policy challenges are on ...
  • “Quicklook” Assessment of Greater Adelaide’s Assets and Challenges for Accelerated Technology-Based Growth 

    Gibson, David V.; Gurr, Graham (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 2013-01-03)
    Study of assets and challenges for accelerated technology-based growth in Adelaide, South Australia.
  • Regulation and American Business 

    Echeverri-Carroll, Elsie L.; Ayala, Sofía G. (Hoover Institution, Stanford University, 2012-02-23)
    This article examines the cost of federal regulations for U.S. businesses and U.S. international competitiveness, as well as one proposal to address the issue, the Competitiveness Impact Statement (CIS). A review of the ...