What makes one research university a more effective anchor of an entrepreneurial high-tech region than another? Those who seek to understand how entrepreneurial high-tech regions come into being need to understand the historical factors and critical paths that have led to success. Therefore, this paper explores why Silicon Valley grew up around Stanford University after World War II rather than around UC Berkeley.
Adams, Stephen B.
"WHY DID SILICON VALLEY GROW UP AROUND STANFORD UNIVERSITY RATHER THAN AROUND UC BERKELEY? (SUMMARY),"
Frontiers of Entrepreneurship Research: Vol. 26
, Article 1.
Available at: http://digitalknowledge.babson.edu/fer/vol26/iss21/1