Social Culture and High-Tech Economic Development

The Technopolis Columns

  • Fred Phillips

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Introduction: Technology-Based Economic Development and the Initiatives that Advance it

  3. Austin

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Fred Phillips
      Pages 15-17
    3. George Kozmetsky, Patricia A. Hayes
      Pages 64-65
  4. Portland

  5. And Beyond

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 123-123
    2. Fred Phillips
      Pages 125-151
    3. Fred Phillips
      Pages 157-162
    4. Fred Phillips
      Pages 163-185
    5. Fred Phillips
      Pages 190-202
    6. Fred Phillips
      Pages 205-217
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 218-276

About this book


Techno-regions have generated most of the new jobs in the past decade and this technology is driving economic development; however, problems persist. This book highlights the potential pitfalls and suggests methods by which a sustainable, distinctive and prosperous technology-based regional economy can exist.


business development Entrepreneurs Entrepreneurship Leadership methods organization research

Authors and affiliations

  • Fred Phillips
    • 1
  1. 1.Maastricht School of ManagementNetherlands

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