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competitiveness of business services and regional development

Patrick N. O"Farrell

competitiveness of business services and regional development

evidence from Scotland and the South East ofEngland

by Patrick N. O"Farrell

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Published by Heriot-Watt University, Dept. of Economics in [Edinburgh] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPatrick N. O"Farrell, Lindsay A.R. Moffat and D.M. Hitchens.
SeriesDiscussion papers in economics -- no.93/2
ContributionsMoffat, Lindsay A. R., Hitchens, D. M. W. N.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20565387M

Drawing on a rich literature and case study material from selected industries, and elaborating on key concepts such as firms and competencies, industries and industrial systems, and competitiveness and prosperity, this book sets out to answer three broad research questions.   Global Competitiveness Index | Business Facilities - Area Economic Development, Site Selection & Workforce Solutions The U.S. is expected to become the .

Downloadable! The objective of this study is to conduct an analysis of regional development and competitiveness in the EU and Latvia under current conditions of economic globalization. This paper makes an attempt to evaluate a theory of regional development and regional competitiveness concept in relation to regional competitiveness in the light of current global economic changes. The cheapening of transportation and the development of world-wide telecommunication services, combined with a well developed functional and territorial division of labour, make it possible for most firms to take advantage of cheap ore from Australia, labour-intensive subcontracting in China, well designed computers from Taiwan, sophisticated Author: Heikki Eskelinen, Ingjaldur Hannibalsson, Anders Malmberg, Peter Maskell, Eirik Vatne.

Human well-being: Social competitiveness –links with equity, justice, health, livelihoods. Environmental competitiveness – linked with access to / sharing benefits from ES / NC, e.g. through biodiversity conservation.. Economic competitiveness – linked with livelihood security, potentially also linked with quality of life, where business acts to secure wider societal benefits. lend to SMEs as the meeting showed. In particular, Governments and business development service providers face the challenge of putting in place the appropriate regulatory framework, national policies and support services. It is our hope that this volume will contribute to meeting that challenge. Rubens Ricupero Secretary-General of UNCTADFile Size: KB.


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Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.5/5(1). This book is suitable for researchers and policy makers interested in the rise of these influential actors and their influence on regional competitiveness.

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Abstract This chapter presents an in-depth critical overview of the theoretical and methodological approaches that have been used to assess the impact of Universities on regional competitiveness and development, including short-term/demand-side (economic) perspective and long-term/supply side (endogenous growth, technological transfer and commercialization, and institutional) : Aurora Amélia Castro Teixeira, Ana Oliveira, Ana Dias Daniel, Miguel Torres Preto, Gonçalo Rodrigues.

Competitiveness, at regional and/or country level, is based on the ability to compete in the global market. It can be understood as a set of institutions, policies and factors, embedded in networks of innovation and entrepreneurship, able to determine the level of productivity of an economy, wealth creation, job creation, capture and return of.

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The second edition of Competitiveness in South East Europe: A Policy Outlook seeks to help SEE policy makers assess progress made towards their growth goals and benchmark them against regional peers and OECD good practices.

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xxv 1. The main aims of the programme are to boost economic competitiveness, support alignment with the EU environmental acquis, invest in transport infrastructure (TEN-T) and network infrastructure.

The EU allocation amounts to EUR billion ( billion from the European Regional and Development Fund and billion from the Cohesion Fund). ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Chapter Regional competitiveness and localised Knowledge Intensive Business Services.

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The final chapter contrasts the current NCC competitiveness framework with this research and develops a set of concrete suggestions for further developing Size: 1MB. The paper addresses the issue of national and regional competitiveness in the context of socio-economic and financial crisis.

Competitiveness is a complex concept which can be studied at both the. This important book considers the factors that influence and shape the competitive performance of regions. This is not just an issue of academic interest and debate, but also of increasing policy deliberation and action.

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Services for Trade Competitiveness: Country and Regional Assessments of Services Trade (English) Abstract. Recognizing that services affect the ability of countries and their firms to compete on international markets, the World Bank’s Trade and Regional Integration Unit has developed an extensive work program to promote the performance of countries’ domestic Author: Claire Honore Hollweg, Juan Sebastian Saez.

• Competitiveness and economic development • Location and business strategy • International business and the role of MNCs • Innovation and innovative capacity • Clusters and cluster initiatives • Institutions for competitiveness • Public policy (e.g., innovation, cluster development, regional development).

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Knowledge Intensive Business Services and Regional Competitiveness charts the development of these firms and explores their success through four mutually linked parts: KIBS and industrial dynamics; KIBS and their context; KIBS and their contribution to regional competitiveness and economic development; and finally, KIBS and public policy.

identify the determinants of competitiveness, but also to get a profit from economical activity. The aim of this article – to analyze the researches of competition, competitive advantage and competitiveness, and peculiarities of competitiveness evaluation.

The research object is competitive advantage of Cited by: 2.The Regional Cohesion and Competitiveness Programme, COCO, is the Government's special programme for regional policy, to be launched for the programme period The Ministry of Employment and the Economy is responsible for the national coordination of the programme.

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