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  1. Social Networks, Innovation and the Knowledge Economy

    Edited by Isabel Salavisa, Margarida Fontes

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    In this book, the authors illustrate how social networks can play a very significant role in the technological catch up process in moderate innovative countries. Using an innovative approach to the study of entrepreneurship in knowledge-intensive sectors, the book analyses the role of...

    Published May 13th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Multinational Corporations and European Regional Systems of Innovation

    By John Cantwell, Simona Iammarino

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    In globalising economies, particularly those going through a process of economic integration such as those economies within the EU, regions forge an increasing number of linkages with other locations within and across national borders. This is largely carried out by the technological efforts of...

    Published April 30th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Economic Geography and the Unequal Development of Regions

    By Jean-Claude Prager, Jacques-François Thisse

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    Behind the mystery of economic growth stands another mystery: why do some places fare better than others? Casual evidence shows that sizable differences exist at very different spatial scales (countries, regions and cities). This book aims to discuss the main economic reasons for the existence of...

    Published April 18th 2012 by Routledge

  4. The Economics of Structural Change in Knowledge

    By Francesco Quatraro

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    This book provides an elaboration upon the concept of knowledge from an economic viewpoint. However this is not a book on economics of knowledge, at least not in the conventional sense. Most of the existing books on the matter have focused on the treatment of knowledge in terms of properties of...

    Published March 25th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Evolution of Competition Laws and their Enforcement

    A Political Economy Perspective

    By Pradeep S. Mehta

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    This edited volume identifies the various country specific factors that warrant changes in the design and implementation of competition laws. The book covers case studies of nine countries of differing sizes and at varying stages of economic development, that have at one stage or another repealed...

    Published December 14th 2011 by Routledge

  6. The Communications Industries in the Era of Convergence

    By Catherine E.A. Mulligan

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    This book provides a unique view of the evolution of these industries, drawing out how technology and economic forces have worked together to create platforms around which different companies interact. Through identifying the key aspects of this evolution over the past decades, the author is able...

    Published September 28th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Innovation, Technology and Knowledge

    Edited by Charlie Karlsson, Börje Johansson, Roger Stough

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    In the last four decades the developed economies have developed into veritable knowledge economies at the same time as more and more economies have entered the road to economic development. Typical for the developments during this time has been substantially increased investments in research and...

    Published September 27th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Creativity, Innovation and the Cultural Economy

    Edited by Andy C. Pratt, Paul Jeffcutt

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    This collection brings together international experts from different continents to examine creativity and innovation in the cultural economy. In doing so, the collection provides a unique contemporary resource for researchers and advanced students. As a whole, the collection addresses creativity...

    Published August 16th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Coopetition Strategy

    Theory, experiments and cases

    Edited by Giovanni B. Dagnino, Elena Rocco

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    This innovative book portrays the state-of-the-art of coopetition strategy regarded as a compelling mindset to exploit entirely the potential of actors’ interdependencies (firms, governments, suppliers, customers, scientists and partners) in today’s global scenarios. It provides the rudiments for...

    Published August 16th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Territory, specialization and globalization in European Manufacturing

    By Helena Marques, Francisco Puig

    Series: Routledge Studies in Global Competition

    Although traditional manufacturing (textiles, clothing, footwear, furniture, etc) has been in decline in developed countries, it still represents an important part of European employment due to its labour-intensive character. Moreover, its geographical concentration particularly exposes certain...

    Published August 17th 2010 by Routledge