This textbook offers a comprehensive overview of regional economics for undergraduate and graduate students. This fully revised second edition brings the book up to date with the theoretical developments of the last ten years. Key elements covered include: endogenous regional development...
To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Routledge
An Inquiry on the Knowledge Economy in European Regions
This edited volume describes the spatial diffusion of knowledge and innovation using a large dataset at the regional level, and presents scientific evidence on the role of knowledge and innovation on regional development. The empirical results support a new design for innovation policies at the...
To Be Published April 25th 2015 by Routledge
Loci for Knowledge and Innovation Creation
Regions and cities are the natural loci where knowledge is created, and where it can be easily turned into a commercial product. Regions are territories where, under certain socio-economic conditions, a strong sense of belonging and mutual trust develops the ability to transform information and...
To Be Published April 19th 2015 by Routledge
The book is a textbook in regional economics for undergraduate and graduate students. A vast amount of theories and models have been developed since the official recognition of regional economics as a distinct branch of economics. In particular, this book focuses on logical and...
Published December 7th 2006 by Routledge