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By Philip Cooke, Dafna Schwartz

This certain e-book specializes in nearby creativity, analysing the several components which could impact creativity and innovation approach inside areas within the wisdom economic system. coming near near creativity from technological, organizational and local viewpoints, it makes an attempt to collapse the impact of oppositional ways and take account of multi-level interactions in financial system and policy.

The number of papers awarded appears at:

  • how areas could be inventive and competitive
  • how learn and improvement is outsourced and the clinical wisdom and expertise transferred
  • what varieties of know-how established cultural actions can operate
  • the proper financing and improvement of data entrepreneurship.

Whilst a lot of those facets are pushed by way of marketplace forces Creative Regions demonstrates that the nearby and nationwide public sectors have an important position to play and is vital examining on tips to generate a aggressive virtue for areas within the wisdom economic climate within the international market.

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Cooke, P. (2006a) Regional Innovation Systems as Public Goods, Vienna: UNIDO. Cooke, P. (2006b) Global bioregional networks: a new economic geography of bioscientific knowledge, European Planning Studies, 14: 1267–1287. Cooke, P. and Leydesdorff, L. (2006) Regional development in the knowledge-based economy: the construction of advantage, Journal of Technology Transfer, 31: 5–15. Cooke, P. and Morgan, K. (1998) The Associational Economy, Oxford: Oxford University Press. Cooke, P. and Piccaluga, A.

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2003) Open Innovation, Boston: Harvard Business School Press. Christensen, C. (1997) The Innovator’s Dilemma, Boston: Harvard Business School Press. Cohen, W. and Levinthal, D. (1989) Innovation and learning: the two faces of R&D, Economic Journal, 99: 569–596. Cooke, P. (2006a) Regional Innovation Systems as Public Goods, Vienna: UNIDO. Cooke, P. (2006b) Global bioregional networks: a new economic geography of bioscientific knowledge, European Planning Studies, 14: 1267–1287. Cooke, P. and Leydesdorff, L.

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