• The Vise: Occupational Restructuring and Earnings Inequality in High-Tech Manufacturing 

    Luker, Bill Jr. (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 2012-03-23)
    High-tech industries are our most strategically important source of new products and processes. These industries generate much, if not most, of the competitive advantages that U.S.-made goods and services enjoy in domestic ...
  • Wage Inequality in Austin: Different Industries, Different Stories 

    Echeverri-Carroll, Elsie L.; Kshetramade, Mayuresh (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 2012-03-23)
    The Austin Equity Commission (AEC) was created in May 2000 and charged with building a consensus around a strategic vision for long-range economic prosperity and social equity. Using the Austin Index and the U.S. Census ...
  • Why Are Small High-Technology Firms in Texas Not Competing? 

    Echeverri-Carroll, Elsie L. (Bureau of Business Research, The University of Texas at Austin, 2012-03-23)
    High-technology firms compete globally by bringing products to market quickly and efficiently. In a recent sample of high-technology companies in Texas, 84% reported the introduction of a new process or product during ...