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Skills Networks and Local Dynamics

Sophie Peillon
Patrick Burlat
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The interest in becoming globally competitive through network strategies - particularly networks between small and medium-sized firms in local business communities - is high among academic researchers, economic development agencies and growth orientated firms. This book: addresses a leading topic in economic development - clusters and competitiveness; contains chapters by international experts from Sweden, Italy, France, Austria, Australia, New Zealand, UK, US, and Canada; is multidisciplinary, with contributions from business, economics, geography, planning and regional science; and combines theory and empirical evidence to address the limits and drawbacks to clustering, as well as how clusters contribute to competitiveness.
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emse-00638779 , version 1 (07-11-2011)

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Sophie Peillon, Patrick Burlat. Skills Networks and Local Dynamics. Global Competition and Local Networks, Ashgate Publishing, 392p, 2002. ⟨emse-00638779⟩
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