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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Industrial districts, social cohesion and economic decline in Italy

Paolo Ramazzotti.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

November 2010; p ublished online December 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 10374 words.

The economic and social vitality of industrial districts (IDs) depends on the interaction between two major sub-systems: a community of people and a population of firms. A range of...

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Knowledge-bases, places, spatial configurations and the performance of knowledge-intensive professional service firms

Bruce S. Tether, Qian Cher Li and Andrea Mina.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2012; p ublished online August 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 15253 words.

In recent years, both economic geographers and innovation scholars have paid considerable attention to knowledge-intensive-business-services (KIBS) and professional service firms (PSFs)....

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Strength in Numbers: Networks as a Solution to Occupational Traps

Kaivan Munshi.

in The Review of Economic Studies

July 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 16055 words.

The “new classical” theory states that families in low-skill occupations with low levels of human capital can stay poor from one generation to the next, while families in high-skill...

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Market Structure, Competition from Assisted Living Facilities, and Quality in the Nursing Home Industry

John R. Bowblis.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

June 2012; p ublished online June 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics of Health; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 8881 words.

The effort to provide more long-term care in community-based settings has caused an expansion in the supply of assisted living beds, yet little is known about the interrelationship between...

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Organizational innovation and its effects

Koson Sapprasert and Tommy Høyvarde Clausen.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

October 2012; p ublished online August 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Development Planning and Policy; Technological Change; Research and Development. 8164 words.

Organizational innovation, its persistence, its relationship with technological innovation, and their influence on firm performance remain under-researched. These issues are investigated...

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Industry- and firm-specific factors of innovation novelty

Natália Barbosa, Ana Paula Faria and Vasco Eiriz.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2014; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 14757 words.

This article investigates the underlying factors that might shape the firm’s choices with respect to degrees of innovation novelty. Using a sample of 2983 firms observed under the...

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Exporting, R&D, and absorptive capacity in UK establishments

Richard Harris and Qian Cher Li.

in Oxford Economic Papers

January 2009; p ublished online March 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Development Planning and Policy. 11483 words.

This paper models the determinants of exporting (both in terms of export propensity and export intensity), with a particular emphasis on the importance of absorptive capacity and the...

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Professional emergence on transnational issues: Linked ecologies on demographic change

Leonard Seabrooke and Eleni Tsingou.

in Journal of Professions and Organization

March 2015; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Organizational Theory and Behaviour; Ownership and Organization of Enterprises; Industry Studies; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 10560 words.

Addressing complex transnational problems requires coordination from different professionals. The emergence of new actors and issues has been addressed by those interested in studies of...

The creation of knowledge: local building, global accessing and economic development—toward an agenda

Harald Bathelt and Patrick Cohendet.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Economic Development; Technological Change; Research and Development; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy. 6692 words.

This article argues that local knowledge building and global (nonlocal) knowledge-accessing practices in economic development are intrinsically interwoven. They generate fundamental...