Start-Ups and Industry Dynamics in Silicon Valley
two unique longitudinal databases, Junfu Zhang investigates firm
formation, growth, mortality, and migration in Silicon Valley during
the 1990s and explain how the region evolved. After extraordinary
economic and innovation success
in the late 1990s, Silicon Valley entered a deep recession in 2001.
This study seeks to answer tough policy-relevant and empirical questions
of interest everywhere in the world.