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Innovation and the growth of cities

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Published by E. Elgar in Cheltenham, UK, Northampton, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Technological innovations -- Economic aspects,
  • Industrial management,
  • Urban economics,
  • Economic development

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 217-235) and index

    StatementZoltan J. Acs
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC79.T4 A26 2002
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 247 p. :
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17054915M
    ISBN 101840649364
    LC Control Number2002018836

    Get this from a library! Competitiveness and growth in Brazilian cities: local policies and actions for innovation. [Ming Zhang; World Bank.;] -- Given the Brazilian federal government's high priority on economic growth, competitiveness is at the top of the economic agenda. While economic policies at the national level are important to this. Full details of Cities' accepted manuscript types, topics, word limits and editorial policies, as well as topics we do not accept, can be found in the Cities Acceptance Policy on the journal's website. Hide full Aims & . Regions and cities are the natural loci where knowledge is created, and where it can be easily turned into a commercial product. Regions are territories where, under certain socio-economic conditions, a strong sense of belonging and mutual trust develops the ability to transform information and inventions into innovation and productivity increases, through cooperative or market interaction.


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