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Unfolding cluster evolution, edited by Fiorenza Belussi and Jose Luis Hervas-Oliver

Table Of Contents
1. Crossing economic geography and international business to understand the collocation of multinationals in agglomerations : an analysis of its inception / Jose Luis Hervas-Oliver and Gregorio Gonzalez Alcaide -- 2. Economics and diseconomies of clusters : financial services in the city of London / Naresh Pandit, Gary Cook and Jonathan Beaverstock -- 3. The dual role of multinational corporations in cluster evolution : when you dance with the devil, you wait for the song to stop / Christian R. Ostergaard, Kristian H. Reinau and Eunkyung park -- 4. Multinational corporations and cluster evolution : the case of Cosentino in the Spanish marble cluster / Jose A. Aznar-Sanchez, Anselmo Carretero-Gomez and Luis J. Belmonte-Urena -- 5. Reverse relocation, off-shoring and back-shoring in the Arzignano tannery district : moving labour and capital in the global economy / Fiorenza Belussi, Maria Francesca Savarese and Silvia Rita Sedita -- 6. Ethnic entrepreneurship in the Prato industrial district : an analysis of foundings and failures of Italian and Chinese firms / Luciana Lazzeretti and Francesco Capone -- 7. Cognitive inertia at bay : global value chains and cluster opennes favouring smart specialization in the Toy Valley cluster : Spain / Jose Luis Hervas-Oliver and Francisca Semere Ripoll -- 8. Collaboration and competition inside an industrial district : a social capital approach / Edoardo Mollona and Manueal Presutti -- 9. Cluster life cycles and path dependency : an exploratory assessment of cluster evolution in the Basque Country / Aitziber Elola, Jesus M. Valdaliso, Susana Franco and Santiago M. Lopez
Literary Form
non fiction
Physical Description
1 online resource (313 pages), illustrations.
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