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More Support for College Education Would Yield Large Dividends in Texas

States and regions with large numbers of educated workers enjoy many social and economic benefits, including low crime rates, high-technology-based employment, high per-capita income, and high wages. It follows that state policymakers should implement policies that increase the number of …  More

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Impact Assessment of the State of Texas Advanced Research Program

“Impact Assessment of the State of Texas Advanced Research Program” evaluated 1312 basic research projects funded at Texas universities since 1987. Economic impacts from principal investigators were compiled, and information was developed about the program’s ability to attract exceptional students …  More

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Tapping into the Fountain: The Impact of the University of Texas System

The State of Texas invests in higher education in order to develop the human capital of the state. These investments result in a large number of benefits, including increased productivity, earning gains, market entry of products and services, and many …  More

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Gaming: A Technology Forecast

Forecast of trends in the digital game industry, including economic impact and workforce needs, with recommendations for Texas community and technical colleges.

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A Guiding Vision for Fluid Learning: The Future of Education and Training

Position paper by the Digital Media Collaboratory (DMC) of the IC² Institute at The University of Texas at Austin. The authors envision learning systems as a ubiquitous public utility and propose an architecture to accomplish it. The paper includes a …  More

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