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  • Knowledge Economicsby Philip Cooke

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 48.95

    This book traces the theoretical explanation for clusters back to the work of classical economists and their more modern disciples, who saw economic development as a process involving serious imbalances in the exploitation of resources. Initially, natural resource endowments explained the formation of nineteenth and early twentieth-century industrial... more...

  • RISE OF THE RUSTBELTby Philip Cooke

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 118.00

    A survey and analysis of major old industrial regions - the Ruhr, South Wales, the Great Lakes and Ontario - in terms of their economic regeneration and their re-emergence as centres of thriving industrial activity of the new kind. more...

  • The Legacy of the Italian Resistanceby Philip Cooke

    Palgrave Macmillan 2011; US$ 28.00

    In this rich and detailed interdisciplinary study, Philip Cooke explores the enduring and contested legacy of the Italian Resistance movement. This book scrutinizes the ambivalent and shifting attitudes toward the movement held by the major Italian political parties and the State, caught up as they were in an ambitious project to build a new nation... more...

  • Complex Adaptive Innovation Systemsby Philip Cooke

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 130.00

    The intellectual origins of Transversality lie in an aspiration to promote eco-innovation, one of the key hopes of assisting Western regional and national economies to re-balance and escape recession. The policy models of key regional exponents of the concept are explored and their goals achievement is assessed. An array of policy instruments and... more...

  • Re-framing Regional Developmentby Philip Cooke

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 145.00

    Turbulence characterises the current global scene. This book uses complementary theoretical approaches to understand and help prescribe policies to ?re-frame? the regional development problem in turbulent times. These approaches are: evolutionary complexity; evolutionary economic geography; emergence theory; and resilience theory. From below, they... more...

  • Growth Culturesby Philip Cooke

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 44.95

    This groundbreaking book is the first comparative analysis of the relative strengths of global bioregions. Growth Cultures investigates the rapidly growing phenomena of biotechnology and sets this study within a knowledge economy context. Philip Cooke proposes a new knowledge-focused theoretical framework, ?the New Global Bioeconomy?, against which... more...

  • Regional Development in the Knowledge Economyby Philip Cooke; Andrea Piccaluga

    Taylor and Francis 2006; US$ 49.95

    Illustrated by data and 'stylized' accounts, international contributors chart the evolution of knowledge economies, questioning the way in which they work, criticizing accepted theories and informing how places can cope in the knowledge economy. more...

  • Creative Regionsby Philip Cooke; Dafna Schwartz

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 49.95

    Creative Regions is an essential reading on how to generate a competitive advantage for regions in the knowledge economy in the global market. more...

  • Ending Terrorism in Italyby Anna Cento Bull; Philip Cooke

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 130.00

    Ending Terrorism in Italy analyses processes of disengagement from terrorism, as well as the connected issues of reconciliation, truth and justice. more...

  • Regional Innovation Systemsby Hans-Joachim Braczyk; Philip Cooke; Martin Heidenreich

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 44.95

    Set within a broadly economics perspective, this study provides accounts of the systems interactions occurring between firms and the innovation support infrastructure. Cases are drawn from Asia, North America and Europe. more...