Beyond Territorial Innovation Models: The Pertinence of the Territorial Approach

@article{Crevoisier2014BeyondTI,
  title={Beyond Territorial Innovation Models: The Pertinence of the Territorial Approach},
  author={Olivier Crevoisier},
  journal={Regional Studies},
  year={2014},
  volume={48},
  pages={551 - 561}
}
Crevoisier O. Beyond territorial innovation models: the pertinence of the territorial approach, Regional Studies. Research on territorial innovation models (TIMs) has had and still has a considerable impact on innovation studies in a broad range of fields (political economy, geography, sociology, administrative and political science, etc.). This paper suggests that a broader approach – territorial economy – which became structured to a considerable extent thanks to research on innovation, is… 
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