Small country innovation systems: globalization, change and policy in Asia and Europe

Book Cover
Average Rating
Publisher:
Edward Elgar,
Pub. Date:
c2008.
Language:
English
Description
This major book presents case studies of ten small country national systems of innovation (NSIs) in Europe and Asia, namely, Denmark, Finland, Hong Kong, Ireland, the Netherlands, Norway, Singapore, South Korea, Sweden and Taiwan. These cases have been carefully selected as examples of success within the context of globalization and as ‘new economies’ where competition is increasingly based on innovation. To facilitate comparative analysis the ten studies follow a common structure, informed by an activities-based approach to describing and analysing NSIs, which addresses the critical issues of globalization and the consequences of innovation for economic performance. The final chapter compares ‘fast growth’ and ‘slow growth’ countries, concentrating on issues of innovation policy. The results illustrate the usefulness of an activities-based approach to studying NSIs, point to distinctive national roles within an increasingly differentiated international division of labour and address the key themes of ‘selectivity’ and ‘coordination’ in innovation policy.This valuable book presents one of the most significant, comprehensive and comparative country studies of NSIs in the last decade. It will have great import and should be widely read by every serious student and scholar of innovation studies.
More Details
Contributors:
ISBN:
9781847209993
Also in this Series
More Like This
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 21ad9d6e-79c1-fc08-9768-9c54f39ad95b
full_title small country innovation systems globalization change and policy in asia and europe
author charles edquist and leif hommen
grouping_category book
lastUpdate 2017-08-14 05:04:24AM

Solr Details

_version_ 1576058985378742272
accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author2 NetLibrary, Inc.
author2-role NetLibrary, Inc.
author_additional edited by Charles Edquist and Leif Hommen.
author_display
availability_toggle_arlington Available Now, Available Online, Entire Collection
callnumber-a HC415.T4
callnumber-first H - Social Science
callnumber-subject HC - Economic History and Conditions
days_since_added 3151
detailed_location_arlington EBSCOhost
display_description
econtent_protection_type_arlington external
econtent_source_arlington EBSCOhost
format_arlington eBook
format_boost 10
format_category_arlington eBook
grouping_category book
id 21ad9d6e-79c1-fc08-9768-9c54f39ad95b
isbn 9781847209993
item_details external_econtent:ils:.b13001954||EBSCOhost|Online|eBook|eBook|1|false|true|EBSCOhost||http://www.netlibrary.com.library.access.arlingtonva.us/urlapi.asp?action=summary&v=1&bookid=218980||Available Online||q||
itype_arlington eCollection
language English
language_boost 10
language_boost_es 1
lexile_score -1
lib_boost_arlington 50
literary_form Other
literary_form_full Other
local_callnumber_arlington Online
local_callnumber_exact_arlington Online
local_callnumber_left_arlington Online
local_days_since_added_arlington 3151
num_holdings 0
oclc (OCoLC)212942447
owning_library_arlington Arlington Public Library Online, Aurora Hills Online, Central Online, Cherrydale Online, Columbia Pike Online, Connection Crystal City Online, Detention Center Online, Glencarlyn Online, Local History Online, Plaza Online, Shirlington Online, Westover Online
physical xvi, 544 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
popularity 0
primary_isbn 9781847209993
publishDate 2008
publishDateSort 2008
publisher Edward Elgar,
rating 2.5
rating_facet oneStar, twoStar
record_details external_econtent:ils:.b13001954|eBook|eBook||English|Edward Elgar,|c2008.|xvi, 544 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scope_has_related_records a, arlington, c, d, g, h, o, p, s, u, v, w
scoping_details_arlington external_econtent:ils:.b13001954||Available Online|Available Online|false|true|false|false|false|true||||
target_audience Other
target_audience_full Other
title Small country innovation systems globalization, change and policy in Asia and Europe
title_display Small country innovation systems globalization, change and policy in Asia and Europe
title_full Small country innovation systems [electronic resource] : globalization, change and policy in Asia and Europe / edited by Charles Edquist and Leif Hommen
title_short Small country innovation systems
title_sort small country innovation systems globalization, change and policy in asia and europe
title_sub globalization, change and policy in Asia and Europe