The Silicon Swamp – The state has sunk $68 million into the Louisiana Technology Park, hoping to turn Baton Rouge into Silicon Bayou. But after 20 years, what do we have to show for it?


    When the Louisiana Legislature formed the nonprofit Research Park Corporation in 1992, its primary mission, as the name suggests, was to build university research parks. Such parks create partnerships…

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