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The geography of knowledge: never so close but never so far apart

Jeremy Howells.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2012; p ublished online August 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Technological Change; Research and Development; Services. 8481 words.

This article begins by reviewing how knowledge and innovation has been conceptualized in economic geography over time. It then moves on to explore in detail the characteristics of knowledge...

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Global temporary networks of clusters: structures and dynamics of trade fairs in Asian economies

Peng-Fei Li.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Technological Change; Research and Development; Economywide Country Studies; Services; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 11578 words.

Acting as temporary clusters, trade fairs can turn into trans-local learning spaces in global industrial communities. However, up to now, how temporary gatherings are related to...

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Self-organizing innovation networks, mobile knowledge carriers and diasporas: insights from a pioneering boutique hotel chain

Michelle S. Lowe, Allan M. Williams, Gareth Shaw and Katherine Cudworth.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2012; p ublished online August 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Technological Change; Research and Development; Services. 11852 words.

This paper provides insights from the UK’s pioneering boutique hotel chain, Hotel du Vin (HduV) to explore the dynamics of self-forming innovation networks within the service sector. In...

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