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31-40 of 64 results in Routledge Studies in Global Competition
A Global Perspective
This book examines recent trends towards mergers and acquisitions in Japan, Greater China and Southeast Asia from 1990 to 2004. Comparisons are made among regions and between countries of particular regions. The economic profiles and investment climates of key countries are discussed and...
Published March 22nd 2013 by Routledge
This book comprises nine papers approaching designed institutions and their interplay with spontaneous institutions from various angles. While the evolution of spontaneous institutions is quite well understood in economic thinking, the development of consciously designed institutions has been...
Published November 15th 2012 by Routledge
The 'new economic geography' is one of the most significant developments to have occurred in economics in recent years. The new insights gained from this approach have been successfully applied to issues such as globalization, international integration and policy competition. Contributed to and...
Published September 13th 2012 by Routledge
The process of globalization has had profound, often destabilizing, effects on space, at all levels (i.e. local, regional, national, international). This revealing book analyzes, both theoretically and empirically, the effects of globalization over space. It considers, through a dialogue among...
Published June 29th 2012 by Routledge
Location of production and the European Union
The purpose of this book is to provide a guided tour through the theoretical foundations of spatial locations of firms and industries in an evolutionary economic framework. It addresses the issues of how a location of business in geographical space is selected and where economic activity may (re)...
Published June 15th 2012 by Routledge
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 14th 2012 by Routledge
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 May 1st 2012 by Routledge
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 26th 2012 by Routledge
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 29th 2011 by Routledge
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 17th 2011 by Routledge
Technological Change and Economic Performance
To Be Published July 31st 2015
University Technology Transfer: The globalization of academic innovation
To Be Published August 31st 2015
Innovation, Alliances and Networks in High-Tech Environments
To Be Published October 7th 2015
Embedded Entrepreneurship: The Institutional Dynamics of Innovation
To Be Published December 1st 2015