Something is rotten in the state of Silicon Valley | July 30, 2008 | Palo Alto Weekly | Palo Alto Online |

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- July 30, 2008

Something is rotten in the state of Silicon Valley

Investors debate reasons for IPO slow-down, worst in decades

by Arden Pennell

In a rousing panel discussion littered with four-letter words — "tech" being perhaps the mildest — investors debated causes of the sorry state of Silicon Valley's venture economy at Stanford University last week.

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