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The role of innovation and knowledge networks as a policy mechanism towards more resilient peripheral regions
The potential role of innovation and knowledge networks in regional growth and development is well recognized. However, there has been scant reflection on its role as a policy mechanism, specificallyExpand
A Policy Approach towards Achieving Regional Economic Resilience in Developing Countries: Evidence from the SADC
External economic shocks such as the global financial crisis (GFC) affect regional economic growth in developing regions through impacting export demand and capital inflows. Resilience to theseExpand
National planning in South Africa : a temporal perspective
This article aims to provide a temporal and critical perspective on national spatial planning since the 1970s until the most recent directive in 2012. From the first spatial policy initiative, theExpand
Regional Resilience: An Urban Systems Approach
The current thinking of regional resilience is dominated by a nodal approach, i.e. based on resilience being primarily focused on isolated individual cities or regions, therefore, neglecting criticalExpand