In which metropolitan areas did businesses move to adopt the Internet most quickly?
A July, 2003 research paper from Carnegie Mellon University, co-authored by Chris Forman, Avi Goldfarb and Shane Greenstein, explores the extent of commercial adoption of the Internet in the nation's 50 largest metropolitan areas.
The paper --
"How did Location Affect Adoption of the Commercial Internet?-Global Village, Urban Density and Industry Composition" --explores the connection between industry composition and city size in explaining business use of the Internet. Blog Post