• 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 ...
    • Technology Entrepreneurship in Indonesia and Kenya 

      Eaton, David J.; Leist, Alexander (LBJ School of Public Affairs, The University of Texas at Austin, 2015-07)
      During 2014-2015, The Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs (LBJ School) and the IC² Institute of The University of Texas at Austin, in cooperation with National Instruments unit Planet NI, based in Austin, Texas, ...
    • 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 ...
    • Texas Capital Network Survey: Critical Factors in Venture Funding 

      Gibson, David V.; Gerhardt, David; Charrier, Edward W. (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1994-05)
      This report uses survey data on current and prospective members of the Texas Capital Network to discuss and contrast the characteristics of private and institutional investor respondents in terms of funding amounts and ...
    • Texas: The State of Manufacturing: A Secretary of Manufacturing for Texas 

      IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 2006)
      Report on the importance of manufacturing to the Texas economy and on proposals to create a Secretary of Manufacturing to promote manufacturing in Texas.
    • Title Insurance Regulation in Texas: Challenges and Opportunities 

      Eaton, David J. (LBJ School of Public Affairs, The University of Texas at Austin, 2011)
      Report on title insurance practices in the U.S. and Canada prepared for the Texas Department of Insurance and the Texas Legislature. The report includes chapters evaluating title policy coverage, prices, and losses by ...
    • 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 ...
    • What do Groundwater Users Want? Desired Future Conditions for Groundwater in the Texas Hill Country 

      Eaton, David J.; Schwartz, Suzanne; Sharp, Jack (LBJ School of Public Affairs, The University of Texas at Austin, 2008)
      This report examines the changing methodology of groundwater management in Texas by studying the manner in which one Groundwater Management Area (GMA 9 in the Texas Hill Country) complied with new legislative mandates ...
    • 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.