Acs / Nijkamp / Groot | The Emergence of the Knowledge Economy | Buch | sack.de

Acs / Nijkamp / Groot The Emergence of the Knowledge Economy



A Regional Perspective

2002, 390 Seiten, Gebunden, HC runder Rücken kaschiert, Format (B × H): 160 mm x 241 mm, Gewicht: 1620 g Reihe: Advances in Spatial Science
ISBN: 978-3-540-43722-2
Verlag: Springer Berlin Heidelberg


Acs / Nijkamp / Groot The Emergence of the Knowledge Economy

Knowledge has in recent years become a key driver for growth of regions and nations. This volume empirically investigates the emergence of the knowledge economy in the late 20th century from a regional point of view. It first deals with the theoretical background for understanding the knowledge economy, with knowledge spillovers and development externalities. It then examines aspects of the relationship between knowledge inputs and innovative outputs in the information, computer and telecommunications sector (ICT) of the economy at the regional level. Case studies focusing on a wide variety of sectors, countries and regions finally illustrate important regional innovation issues.

Zielgruppe


Professional/practitioner

Weitere Infos & Material


Knowledge, Innovation and Regional Development
- Milieux Innovateurs and Collective Learning
- Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the SME Sector
- Networked Alliances and Innovation
- The Innovation Decision and Fixed Costs
- The Knowledge Base, Innovation and Urban Economic Growth
- Constructing an Index for Regional Competitiveness
- Geographic Spillovers of University Research
- High Technology Employment and Knowledge Spillovers
- Universities as Agents in Regional Innovation Systems
- ICT and Knowledge Challenges for Entrepreneurs in Regional Economic Development
- Newcomers and Innovation in the U.S. Telephone Industry
- The Spatial Industrial Dynamics of the ICT Sector in Sweden
- The Multimedia Industry
- Small Key Tech-Knowledge Firms in Canada
- The Location of Technological Innovations within the Japanese Semiconductor Industry
- Innovative Performance in the Capital Region of Norway
- Innovation and Firm Location in the Spanish Medical Instruments Industry.


Acs, Zoltan J.
Peter Nijkamp is Professor in Regional and Urban Economics and in Economic Geography at the VU University, Amsterdam. His main research interests cover quantitative plan evaluation, regional and urban modelling, multicriteria analysis, transport systems analysis, mathematical systems modelling, technological innovation, entrepreneurship, environmental and resource management, and sustainable development. In the past years he has focussed his research in particular on new quantitative methods for policy analysis, as well as on spatial-behavioural analysis of economic agents. He has a broad expertise in the area of public policy, services planning, infrastructure management and environmental protection. In all these fields he has published many books and numerous articles.
In 1996, he was awarded the most prestigious scientific prize in the Netherlands, the Spinoza award.


Ihre Fragen, Wünsche oder Anmerkungen

Ihre Nachricht*
Wie möchten Sie kontaktiert werden?
Anrede*
Titel
Vorname*
Nachname*
Ihre E-Mail-Adresse*
Firma
Telefon
Fax
Bestellnr.
Kundennr.
Lediglich mit * gekennzeichnete Felder sind Pflichtfelder.
Wenn Sie die im Kontaktformular eingegebenen Daten durch Klick auf den nachfolgenden Button übersenden, erklären Sie sich damit einverstanden, dass wir Ihr Angaben für die Beantwortung Ihrer Anfrage verwenden. Selbstverständlich werden Ihre Daten vertraulich behandelt und nicht an Dritte weitergegeben. Sie können der Verwendung Ihrer Daten jederzeit widersprechen. Das Datenhandling bei Sack Fachmedien erklären wir Ihnen in unserer Datenschutzerklärung.