Luis Suarez-Villa

Professor Emeritus, Urban Planning and Public Policy
School of Social Ecology

PH.D., Cornell University

Phone: (949) 824-0563

University of California, Irvine
226J SEI
Mail Code: 7075
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
Planning and public policy, regional science, technological change and regional development
Research Abstract
Regional economic and social development, with emphasis on technological change. Effects of science and technology on society.
Suarez-Villa, Luis. Invention and the Rise of Technocapitalism (Rowman & Littlefield, 2000).
Suarez-Villa, Luis and Wallace Walrod. "Operational Strategy, R&D, and Intra-metropolitan Clustering in a Polycentric Structure: The Advanced Electronics Industries of the Los Angeles Basin." Urban Studies 34 (1997), 1343-1380. (Donald Robertson Memorial Prizewinner for 1997).
Suarez-Villa, Luis and Charles Karlsson. "The Development of Sweden's R&D-intensive Electronics Industries: Exports, Outsourcing and Territorial Distribution." Environment and Planning A 28 (1996), 783-818.
Suarez-Villa, Luis and Ruth Rama. "Outsourcing, R&D and the Pattern of Intra-metropolitan Location: The Electronics Industries of Madrid." Urban Studies 33 (1996), 1155-1197.
Suarez-Villa, Luis and Manfred M. Fischer. "Technology, Organization and Export-driven Research and Development in Austria's Electronics Industry." Regional Studies 29 (1995), 19-42.
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