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The Fountain of KnowledgeThe Role of Universities in Economic Development$
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Shiri M. Breznitz

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780804789615

Published to Stanford Scholarship Online: January 2015

DOI: 10.11126/stanford/9780804789615.001.0001

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Yale University

Yale University

(p.60) CHAPTER FOUR Yale University
The Fountain of Knowledge

Shiri M. Breznitz

Stanford University Press

This chapter examines external and internal factors that affect the technology commercialization ability of Yale University. The chapter reviews historical events, local innovation system, and town-gown relationships. The internal factors review culture, policy, and the technology-transfer organization at the university. The chapter examines the changes Yale went through to become a biotechnology powerhouse, including the different steps the university and other players took to create a biotechnology cluster.

Keywords:   Yale University, Office of Cooperative Research, biotechnology

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