Meny

Du är här

Constructing Regional Advantage: Platform Policies Based on Related Variety and Differentiated Knowledge Bases

Författare:
Publiceringsår: 2011
Språk: Engelska
Sidor: 893-904
Publikation/Tidskrift/Serie: Regional Studies
Volym: 45
Nummer: 7
Dokumenttyp: Artikel
Förlag: Taylor & Francis Group

Sammanfattning

ASHEIM B. T., BOSCHMA R. and COOKE P. Constructing regional advantage: platform policies based on related variety and differentiated knowledge bases, Regional Studies. This paper presents a regional innovation policy model based on the idea of constructing regional advantage. This policy model brings together concepts like related variety, knowledge bases and policy platforms. Related variety attaches importance to knowledge spillovers across complementary sectors. The paper categorizes knowledge into 'analytical' (science based), 'synthetic' (engineering based) and 'symbolic' (arts based) in nature, with different requirements of 'virtual' and real proximity mixes. The implications of this are traced for evolving 'platform policies' that facilitate economic development within and between regions in action lines appropriate to incorporate the basic principles behind related variety and differentiated knowledge bases.

Disputation

Nyckelord

  • Social Sciences
  • Related variety
  • Differentiated knowledge bases
  • Platform policy
  • Regional innovation policy
  • Regional branching

Övriga

Published
Yes
  • ISSN: 0034-3404

Box 117, 221 00 LUND
Telefon 046-222 00 00 (växel)
Telefax 046-222 47 20
lu [at] lu [dot] se

Fakturaadress: Box 188, 221 00 LUND
Organisationsnummer: 202100-3211
Om webbplatsen