in Journal of Economic Geography
September 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Capitalist Systems; Economic Methodology. 9228 words.
Underlying the crisis affecting peripheral European countries is their structural, long-term loss of competitiveness (Hadjimichalis, 2011, European Urban and Regional Studies, 18: 254–274)....