The ASU Research Park has a $1.4 billion economic impact and the companies at the R&D and business park generate more than 16,100 jobs. That is according to a new economic impact report by Arizona State University’sW.P. Carey School of Business.
The 320-acre research park has 51 tenants including Amazon, Avnet, GoDaddy, Iridium and Amkor Technology. There are also ASU electronics and solar research groups at the park located at the Loop 101 freeway and Warner Road in Tempe. Tenants at the park employ 6,000 workers.