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community

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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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...