Moira Gunn
Director of Bioentrepreneurship, and Associate Professor, College of Arts and Sciences, University of San Francisco



This article provides short, “book reviews” and selected comments on recent, popular books that focused on ecosystems and clusters.  They include: AnnaLee Saxenian (reflections and lessons from “Regional Advantage”; Leslie Berlin (the building of Silicon Valley from “Troublemakers”); Richard Florida (reflections and extensions of “The Creative Class”); and, Greg Horowitt (lessons from “Rainforest”).