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Unformatted text preview: cluding aerospace, biotechnology, cleantech, information technology, natural and organic products, outdoor products and recreation, and tourism. Aerospace Several aerospace companies are headquartered in Boulder County. Among these are Ball Aerospace and DigitalGlobe, and the area has a high concentration of aerospace employment. Several federally 2012 Colorado Business Economic Outlook funded labs in the area conduct research in space, including the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP), the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), and the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR). Nineteen astronauts are graduates of the University of Colorado Boulder. The university, a member of the Universities Space Research Program, offers nationally recognized aerospace academic programs and receives major funding from NASA. Boulder-based eSpace: The Center for Space Entrepreneurship, a joint venture of the University of Colorado and Sierra Nevada’s SpaceDev, assists in creating new aerospace companies. Biotechnology Bo...
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This note was uploaded on 02/11/2013 for the course MGMT 231 taught by Professor Yu during the Spring '13 term at Bauder.

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