Advances in the Theory and Practice of Smart Specialization

Regional growth in the European Union hinges to a large extent on smart specialization, a new and exciting theme in economic innovation studies. Advances in the Theory and Practice of Smart Specialization illuminates problems that have stifled the implementation of smart specialization policies, such as unique regional constraints and the inter-dependent demands of economic growth and commercial development. Forward-looking and pragmatic, it provides guidance for developing smart specialization strategies both to those involved in European affairs and others grappling with regional innovation and economic development worldwide. Emphasizes specific contexts for smart specialization, its international approach and institutional preconditions Examines comparable initiatives worldwide Explains how to implement smart specialization policies given different development levels of regions and countries

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  • Author : Slavo Radosevic
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 394 pages
  • ISBN : 0128041595
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Advances in the Theory and Practice of Smart Specialization

Advances in the Theory and Practice of Smart Specialization
  • Author : Slavo Radosevic,Adrian Curaj,Radu Gheorghiu,Liviu Andreescu,Imogen Wade
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 17 August 2017
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Regional growth in the European Union hinges to a large extent on smart specialization, a new and exciting theme in economic innovation studies. Advances in the Theory and Practice of Smart Specialization illuminates problems that have stifled the implementation of smart specialization policies, such as unique regional constraints and the inter-dependent demands of economic growth and commercial development. Forward-looking and pragmatic, it provides guidance for developing smart specialization strategies both to those involved in European affairs and others grappling with

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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 19 October 2020
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 22 November 2017
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  • Author : Paul Benneworth
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 15 August 2018
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 11 October 2020
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 13 August 2014
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  • Publisher : Verso Books
  • Release : 19 March 2019
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  • Release : 01 September 2020
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  • Release : 17 March 2012
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