• 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 ...
    • The Knowledge Seekers: How to Turn Your Community into an Engine for Economic Success 

      Porter, W. Arthur (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 2001)
      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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Medicare in Mexico: Innovating for Fairness and Cost Savings 

      Warner, David C. (LBJ School of Public Affairs, The University of Texas at Austin, 2007)
      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, 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 ...
    • 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, 2007-06)
      Report on the economic potential of the solar energy industry in Texas.
    • “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, 2001-11)
      Study of assets and challenges for accelerated technology-based growth in Adelaide, South Australia.
    • 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 ...
    • Regulation and Competitiveness of U.S. Businesses: Is It Time for a Competitive Impact Statement? 

      Echeverri-Carroll, Elsie L.; Ayala, Sofía G. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 2008)
      This report addresses the question of whether there is a need for a Competitiveness Impact Statement (CIS) attached to proposed legislation in the U.S. A review of the literature on the cost of complying with federal ...
    • Remote Sensing and Clandestine Tire Pile Identification 

      Eaton, David J. (LBJ School of Public Affairs, The University of Texas at Austin, 2007)
      This report examines the waste tire problem along the Texas-Mexico border and explores the possibility of evaluating aerial imagery in GIS-based software in order to identify clandestine tire piles. Remote sensing technologies ...
    • The Role of Semiconductors in Clean Energy 

      Ballentine, Paul; Duran, Lindsay; Anderson, Emily (Austin Technology Incubator, 2008)
      Semiconductors play a key role in clean energy by enabling clean, renewable energy sources and improving energy efficiency. Semiconductor materials are the basis for solar electric energy systems. Semiconductor devices are ...
    • San Angelo 2002: Accelerating Technology-Based Economic Growth in the Concho Valley 

      Jarrett, James E.; Wiggins, Joel; Bettersworth, Michael; Holloway, Amy (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 2002-02)
      Report on a study of strengths and challenges for accelerating technology-based growth and entrepreneurship in San Angelo and the Concho Valley region of Texas, with particular emphasis on the feasibility of a business ...
    • The "Science" of Prediction: A Battery of Blind Back-Dated Validation Tests of PredictionWorks' New Venture Assessment System 

      Butler, John Sibley; Cadenhead, Gary M. (McCombs School of Business, The University of Texas at AustinIC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 2016-11-01)
      This report examines the results of a research partnership between PredictionWorks, a private firm, and The University of Texas at Austin (McCombs School of Business and the IC² Institute). PredictionWorks' New Venture ...
    • Strategic Plan for Software Preeminence (Summary) 

      Austin Software Council (Austin Software CouncilIC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1993-12)
    • Sustainable Energy Options for Austin Energy 

      Duncan, Roger; Eaton, David J.; Ferchill, Cary; Vice, Jeff; Wolfe, Chip (LBJ School of Public Affairs, The University of Texas at Austin, 2009)
      During the 2008-2009 academic year the City of Austin, on behalf of Austin Energy (AE), and Solar Austin co-funded a policy research project to review options for AE to achieve sustainable energy generation and become ...
    • Sustainable Wellbeing in Belize: The Challenge of Diabetes 

      Wright, Erinn (2016-12)
      The purpose of this paper is to explore the dimensions of diabetes in Belize and its impact on sustainable wellbeing. Diabetes is the leading cause of death in Belize, with many contributing factors. The author identifies ...