• Newer Concepts of Management, Profits, and Profitability: Summaries and New Directions 

      Kozmetsky, George; Ruefli, Timothy W. (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.
    • 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, 1978)
      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 ...
    • Operating Guidelines for Effective Venture Capital Funds Management 

      Dorsey, Terry (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1979)
      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 ...
    • Venture Capital Funds Management: Portfolio Selection, Operation, and Control 

      Dorsey, Terry (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1979)
      A two-phase model for venture capital portfolio selection and management is presented. The portfolio selection phase of the model, based on data collected in a 1974 study of 140 venture capital firms and 368 venture capital ...
    • A Guide to M.D.I. Statistics for Planning and Management Model Building 

      Phillips, Fred Y. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1981-07)
      This monograph is intended as a practical guide to business applications of the theory of discrimination information statistics as developed by Kullback (1959) and Charnes and Cooper (1975 et seq.). A guide to modeling and ...
    • Regional Patterns of Energy Consumption and Production in the United States: 1960, 1974 and 1978 

      Huff, David L.; Brown, Julia Nutter; Swift, Christopher M. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1982-08)
      This study analyses energy consumption and production for each state in the U.S. The data in the analysis were collected for three time periods - 1960, 1974 and 1978. The study determines the changes that have taken place ...
    • Women Leadership Roles 

      Kosmetzky, Ronya (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1983-06)
      Recent history and future trends of leadership roles for women, as well as the author's guidelines for women leaders. Speech delivered to the Amarillo Women's Network in Amarillo, Texas on May 17, 1983.
    • Transforming Texas and the Nation: Productivity Through Entrepreneurship and Risk-taking 

      Kozmetsky, George; Smilor, Raymond W. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1983-09)
      The authors call for the state of Texas to meet 25% of its need for new job creation through technology venturing, which they estimate to be 42,500 jobs per year or 820,000 new jobs over twenty years. In order to achieve ...
    • Impacts of Deregulation on Performance and Management of the Largest American Transportation Companies 

      Ruefli, Timothy W. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1986-01)
      The effects of the past quarter century of deregulation on the transportation industry in the United States are many and varied. Impacts have been felt at the level of the industry as a whole, at the level of mode-based ...
    • Building Indigenous Companies: Private/Public Infrastructures for Economic Growth and Diversification 

      Kozmetsky, George; Smilor, Raymond W. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1986-05)
      This monograph brings together selected articles and IC2 Institute research on the topic of regional economic development through the growth of locally founded (or "indigenous") companies, in contrast to development relying ...
    • Commercializing Technology Resources for Competitive Advantage 

      Konecci, Eugene B.; Kozmetsky, George; Smilor, Raymond W.; Gill, Michael D. Jr (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1986-09)
      Monograph on various aspects of technology commercialization, including sections on technology commercialization and regional economic development; commercializing research and development from U.S. federal laboratories; ...
    • The Austin/San Antonio Corridor: The Dynamics of a Developing Technopolis 

      Smilor, Raymond W.; Kozmetsky, George; Gibson, David V. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1987-03)
      Examination of the factors contributing to the development of the Austin/San Antonio corridor as a high-technology center in the years 1945-1986. The paper uses a conceptual framework called the Technopolis Wheel, which ...
    • Beware of Historians Bearing False Analogies 

      Rostow, Walter W. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1988-03)
      A response to the book "The Rise and Fall of the Great Powers" by Paul Kennedy (1987).
    • Estimation of the Time Path of the Supply Price of an Exhaustible Resource: The Case of Oil and Natural Gas 

      Thore, Sten; Sinha, Kingshuk K. (IC² Institute, 1988-06)
      Explores the interplay of geopolitical, economic, geological and operational factors that may disrupt the gradual upwards shift of the supply price of non-replenishable resources, specifically oil and natural gas. Describes ...
    • Technology Transfer: A Report on Project Development 

      Williams, Frederick; Gibson, David V.; Sawhney, Harmeet S. (Center for Research on Communication Technology & Society, The University of Texas at Austin, 1988-11)
      The purpose of this document is to describe and to propose research into the process of technology transfer between universities and industry. When examined as a process, technology transfer refers to the effective exchange ...
    • Creating the Technopolis: High-Technology Development in Austin, Texas 

      Smilor, Raymond W.; Gibson, David V.; Kozmetsky, George (Journal of Business Venturing, 1989-01)
      New institutional alliances, driven by the rapid increase in and diversity of new technologies, are altering the strategy and tactics of economic development. As a result, communities across the world are seeking to create ...
    • Chance-Constrained Efficiency Analysis 

      Land, Kenneth C.; Lovell, C. A. Knox; Thore, Sten (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 ...
    • Austin Technology-Based Industry Report 

      Gibson, David V.; Smilor, Raymond W.; Kozmetsky, George (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1991-03)
      Exploratory study to report on the current status of Austin's technology-based manufacturing industries, to identify emerging technologies that may be important to the Austin economy, and to provide a perspective on the ...
    • 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 ...
    • Workstations in Education and Training, Phase 1 

      Baughman, Martin L.; Hudspeth, Delayne; Kendrick, David; Thore, Sten; Gajulapalli, Ravindra (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1991-07)
      Report to the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency on phase 1 of a study on workstations in education and training. The report considers the benefits of computer-assisted education and training; advances in the ...