• 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.
    • 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; ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Greater Austin Software Industry Report 1993 

      Gibson, David V.; Long, Cherie L.; Kozmetsky, George (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1993-08)
      Report benchmarking the demographics, infrastructure, business and technology characteristics of Austin area software development firms in 1993. Includes a timeline of Austin's development as a technology center and a ...
    • Strategic Plan for Software Preeminence (Summary) 

      Austin Software Council (Austin Software CouncilIC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1993-12)
    • 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 ...
    • Benchmarking Technology-Based Entrepreneurship in the Charleston Region 

      Gibson, David V.; Jarrett, James E.; Chesser, Michele; Graham, Mary; Warren, Jacquelyn; Hefner, Frank L.; Brown, Lloyd (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 1996-08)
      A study of resources and opportunities for technology-based economic development in Charleston, South Carolina. The study draws on interviews and a survey of managers of technology-intensive enterprises and public-sector ...
    • 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 ...
    • Accelerating Technology-based Economic Development in the Canary Islands 

      Jarrett, James E.; Aguirre, José Manuel; Kaehler, Richard; Durden, Elizabeth (IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, 2000-02-28)
      This report provides an analysis of technology-based entrepreneurship, R&D and university technology transfer, workforce training, financing, and industry clusters, and benchmarks the Canary Islands with other regions and ...
    • 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 ...
    • Assets and Challenges for Accelerated Technology-Based Growth in Hidalgo County: A Knowledge-Based Benchmarking 

      Brazier, Gerald D.; Gibson, David V. (University of Texas Pan-American, 2001-10-31)
      Assessment of assets and challenges to the development of a knowledge-based economy in Hidalgo County, Texas, driven by technology industries, second-generation manufacturing, and value-added support services. Includes ...
    • “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.