Agglomeration And Firm Performance

byFiorenza BelussiEditorJose-luis Hervas-oliver

Hardcover | August 23, 2018

Agglomeration And Firm Performance by Fiorenza Belussi
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This contributed volume studies and explains the effect of agglomeration on a firm's innovation and performance. It presents new cases as well as new topics within the agglomeration phenomenon, exploring also their role under the Great Recession. Beyond the analysis of regions or clusters, this volume focuses on firms within agglomerations and captures this phenomenon from different perspectives, contexts and diverse literatures. Specifically, it looks at the question under what circumstances exert generate benefits on firms' performance, and how those gains are generated and distributed, usually asymmetrically, across agglomerated firms. In this context, the book addresses topics such as networks, collocation, labor mobility, firm's strategies, innovation, competitiveness and collective actions across a diverse set of literatures, including economic geography, business economics, management, social networks, industrial districts, international business, sociology or industry dynamics.  

Fiorenza Belussi obtained her PhD in 1993, from Spru, Science Policy Research Unit (University of Sussex, United Kingdom). Since 2010 Fiorenza Belussi is Full Professor. She has participated in several international projects financed by the EU (DGXII- ADAPT, TSER), UNIDO, CNR, the Italian Ministry of Scientific Research, 7° program 200...
Title:Agglomeration And Firm PerformanceFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:324 pages, 9.25 X 6.1 X 0 inShipping dimensions:324 pages, 9.25 X 6.1 X 0 inPublished:August 23, 2018Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3319905740

ISBN - 13:9783319905747

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