xxiii, 424 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
HC107.C22 S3965 2000
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 399-408) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
The Silicon Valley habitat /Chong-Moon Lee ... [et al.] Mysteries of the region : knowledge dynamics in Silicon Valley /John Seely Brown,Paul Duguid A profile of the valley's evolving structure /Doug Henton Life in Silicon Valley : a first-hand view of the region's growth /E. Floyd Kvamme Innovation in business models /T. Michael Nevens Four styles of valley entrepreneurship /Chong-Moon Lee Changing everything : the Internet revolution and Silicon Valley /Steve Jurvetson Fairchild semiconductor and its influence /Christophe Lécuyer Serendipity or strategy : how technology and markets came to favor Silicon Valley /Henry S. Rowen The role of Stanford University : a dean's reflections /James F. Gibbons Social networks in Silicon Valley /Emilio J. Castilla ... [et al.] Networks of immigrant entrepreneurs /Annalee Saxenian Venture capitalists : the coaches of Silicon Valley /Thomas F. Hellmann The valley of deals : how venture capital helped shape the region /Dado P. Banato,Kevin A. Fong Fueling the revolution : commercial bank financing /John C. Dean Advising the new economy : the role of lawyers /Craig W. Johnson Shepherding the faithful : the influence of executive search firms /Thomas J. Friel Guiding the innovators : why accountants are valued /James D. Atwell Free advice : consulting the Silicon Valley way /Regis McKenna Afterword :Sustaining the edge /Chong-Moon Lee ... [et al.].