Outline of presentation

I.

Basis for remarks

II.

Overview of S&T (research) parks in the US

III.

What makes them ''successful?''

IV.

The RTP phenomenon

V.

The rest of the world—further lessons

Basis for remarks

 

  • 1991 book on US parks, including case study of RTP
  • Subsequent work on S&T parks and S&T policy in US, Europe, and Asia
  • Subsequent work on the role of universities and research centers/labs in regional economic development
  • Economic studies of Research Triangle; most recently, At the Crossroads: North Carolina's Place in the Knowledge Economy of the 21st Century


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