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Global clusters of innovation

Author: Jerome S Engel
Publisher: Cheltenham, U.K. ; Northampton, Mass. : Edward Elgar, ©2014.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the geography of the global economy, there are known?hot spots? where new technologies germinate at an astounding rate and pools of capital, expertise and talent foster the development of new industries and new ways of doing business. These clusters of innovation are significant drivers of value creation and function as models for economic expansion in both developed and developing countries. This book explores  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Global clusters of innovation
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jerome S Engel
ISBN: 9781783470839 1783470836 1783470828 9781783470822 9781322154954 1322154953
OCLC Number: 890162636
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Copyright; Contents; Contributors; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. What are Clusters of Innovation, how do they operate and why are they important?; PART I North America; 2. USA: Silicon Valley, the archetypal Cluster of Innovation; PART II Europe; 3. Germany: high-techregion Munich generating the next wave of scalable startups; 4. Belgium: building a digital Cluster of Innovation in the heart of Europe; 5. Spain: creating ecologies of innovation in cities --
the case of 22@Barcelona; 6. United Kingdom: London's tech startup boom; PART III Middle East. 7. Israel: the technology industry as an economic growth engine creating a nationwide Cluster of InnovationPART IV Asia; 8. Japan: the university as a driver for innovation in response to two decades of economic depression; 9. Taiwan: linkage-based Clusters of Innovation --
the case of Taiwan's IT industry; 10. China: emergence of an entrepreneurial economy in an uncertain environment; PART V Latin America; 11. Colombia and Mexico: innovation and entrepreneurship as a new paradigm for regional development in Latin America. 12. Brazil: good governance in the tropics --
the rise of the Porto Digital Cluster of InnovationPART VI Global Entities Diffusing Innovation; 13. Intel Corporation: the role of a global enterprise in supporting regional entrepreneurship and innovation clusters; 14. NCIIA: students as the vanguard in a geographically dispersed approach to stimulating science and technology innovation; 15. Clusters of Innovation: final thoughts; Index.
Responsibility: edited by Jerome S. Engel.

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Entrepreneurship and innovation are the drivers of value creation in the twenty-first century. These clusters of innovation have key attributes distinct from traditional industrial clusters that  Read more...

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