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Knowledge Creation and Human Capital for Development: The Role of Graduate Entrepreneurship.
Purpose – Tackling structural and emergent problems in the labour market, valorising skilled human capital (HC) for opportunity creation, economic development and growth, are some of the key driversExpand
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Technology in impoverished markets and new business formation rates: spatial analysis of developing countries
Purpose – While it has been speculated for some time that technology market development at the bottom of the pyramid (BOP) will create millions of new entrepreneurs in developing countries, as theExpand
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Regional disparities in entrepreneurial behaviour and activities in the United Kingdom and their impact on regional employment growth rates between 2004 and 2009
Objective: Our objective is to explore and demonstrate the critical link between innovation and employment for firms before and during the recession. We investigate different types of innovation andExpand
Regional and global tensions in new product development: comparing high and low agglomeration regions
This paper is concerned with ways in which high technology firms develop new products in ‘high’ and ‘low’ agglomeration regions. The literature on the geography of innovation suggests that isExpand
Innovation performance in European regions: comparing manufacturing and services ICT subsectors
This paper investigates factors influencing regional innovation by contrasting high-tech manufacturing and knowledge intensive services. Based on regression analysis of European regions, we find theExpand
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Influence of mobile telephony on entrepreneurship in BRICs and beyond: the mediator role of education
Besides large population and rapid growth (Goldman Sachs 2003) the BRICs - Brazil, Russia, India, China and recently South Africa - have also attracted interest in recent years due to their increasedExpand