Clusters of Entrepreneurship and Innovation

  title={Clusters of Entrepreneurship and Innovation},
  author={Aaron K. Chatterji and Edward L. Glaeser and William Kerr},
This paper reviews recent academic work on the spatial concentration of entrepreneurship and innovation in the United States. We discuss rationales for the agglomeration of these activities and the economic consequences of clusters. We identify and discuss policies that are being pursued in the United States to encourage local entrepreneurship and innovation. While arguments exist for and against policy support of entrepreneurial clusters, our understanding of what works and how it works is… CONTINUE READING

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