Of Building Boom Faced with decreased federal funding and corporate cuts in R&D, science complexes turn to economic development and incubation for help.
'GOOD NEWS': University Park at Southern Illinois University has seen small companies blossom.
"If the research itself is going down, who's going to want a research park?" says Louis Padulo, president and chief executive officer of Philadelphia's University City Science Center, the home of 140 tenants (including The Scientist). "What are you going to do with a research park?"
Park administrators are exploring several ways...