Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-189) and index.
1. The dawn of the technology economy -- 2. Defining the technology economy -- 3. Cities and technology economy sectors -- 4. Economic development and the technology economy in cities -- 5. Entrepreneurial cities in the technology economy -- 6. Local policy action in the technology economy -- App. A. NAICS codes for technology employers and technology generators -- App. B. NAICS codes for technology employers and technology generator subsectors -- App. C. Descriptive statistics, city characteristics, and technology employment -- App. D. List of 252 cities responding to economic development and technology economy survey -- App. E. Economic development and technology economy survey.