Constructing an Innovation Policy Agency: The case of the Swedish Governmental Agency for Innovation Systems
2012 (English)In: Innovation Governance in an Open Economy: Shaping Regional Nodes in a Globalized World / [ed] Rickne, Annika & Staffan Laestadius & Henry Etzkowitz, London and New York: Routledge, 2012, -308 p.Chapter in book (Other academic)
In an increasingly globalised world, paradoxically regional innovation clusters have moved to the forefront of attention as a strategy for economic and social development. Transcending international success cases, like Silicon Valley and Route 128, as sources of lessons, successful high tech clusters in niche areas have had a significant impact on peripheral regions. Are these successful innovation clusters born or made? If they are subject to planning and direction, what is the shape that it takes: top down, bottom up or lateral?
Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
London and New York: Routledge, 2012. -308 p.
Regional planning, Technological innovations, Diffusion of innovations, Business and education, Organizational learning
Regionplanering, Sverige- ekonomiska aspekter
Public Administration Studies
IdentifiersURN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-80346ISBN: 978-0-415-50493-5OAI: oai:DiVA.org:liu-80346DiVA: diva2:546556