indusbusinessjournal.com wrote Chasing Technology
Posted On: 12/8/2008
BY CHRIS NELSON
While no two municipalities are identical, many of America’s top tech cities and regions – San Jose/Silicon Valley, Seattle, Boston, Raleigh-Durham, N.C., Los Angeles, New York City – share a number common characteristics, such as effective leadership, money, a strong higher-education presence and good planning, to name a few. The answer to the second question is less clear. But Philip Auerswald, a professor of public policy at George Mason University, decided to give it a shot.