Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • harvard1
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
From Regional Development Coalitions to Commercial Innovations
Responsible organisation
2005 (English)Collection (editor) (Other academic)
Abstract [en]

This report is a comparative study of the Nordic innovation systems as they pertain to the business sector. Important national varieties in styles and modes of innovation are described and analysed. These differences are then related to different geographical, historical and political preconditions to deepen the understanding of why national innovation systems differ. The project takes as a point of departure that the identification of best case policies cannot be done simply by comparing numbers in terms of indicators of innovation. An understanding of indicators depends on an analysis of the processes of innovation, which has produced them. Processes are determined by systems. The report accordingly studies regional innovation systems (RIS) within their national system contexts (NIS). Through the analysis of the NIS and RIS statistics, certain patterns tends to emerge, which makes it possible to improve the analytical understanding on the importance of national systems. Outcomes of the project has been used in several Nordic and international conferences and presentations. It hasbeen used as an analytical basis of the White Book on Innovation commissioned by the Nordic Council of Ministers. The report will be relevant to anyone occupied with innovation and business policies.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Stockholm: Nordregio , 2005.
Series
Nordregio Report, ISSN 1403-2503 ; 2005:3
Research subject
Regional policy
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:norden:org:diva-205ISBN: 91-89332-54-7 (print)OAI: oai:DiVA.org:norden-205DiVA: diva2:700440
Available from: 2014-03-04 Created: 2014-03-04

Open Access in DiVA

fulltext(2660 kB)97 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 2660 kBChecksum SHA-512
707e8d2c57fc341183e51240a6c7fc2327e882ee1757f4475274c6f8f1241f372c080d8ce76738a77f7dda188ee0fd455e9bd38bcc2706fb209b154713f33b8d
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 97 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

Total: 18 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • harvard1
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf