ERIC Number: EJ547698
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Expanding Roles for Research Universities in Regional Economic Development.
Walshok, Mary Lindenstein
New Directions for Higher Education, n97 p17-26 Spr 1997
Research universities will have a growing role in regional economic development if they embrace trends affecting economic development in a knowledge society; see their social role as mobilizing and making accessible campus-wide academic resources relevant to knowledge problems; and invest politically and financially in facilitating, brokering, and developing knowledge across academic boundaries. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "The University's Role in Economic Development: From Research to Outreach," Number 97.