First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
1. Introduction 2. Theoretical Framework 3. Methodology 4. The Context: Higher Education Research Function and its Link to the Industrial Sector: Some Antecedents 5. The Electronic Industry in Jalisco: Development and Participation 6. Technology Transfer and Assimilation Via University-Industry Relationship: The Case of the Foreign High Technology Electronic Industry in Guadalajara 7. The Availability of Relevant Skills as Indicator of Absorptive Capacity 8. The Scientific and Technological Activities as Indicator of Absorptive Capacities 9. Discussion of Findings and Conclusion Appendices References