Generating Social Capital?

  title={Generating Social Capital?},
  author={Melvyn Evans and Stephen Syrett},
  journal={European Urban and Regional Studies},
  pages={55 - 74}
  • M. EvansS. Syrett
  • Published 1 January 2007
  • Economics
  • European Urban and Regional Studies
In seeking to understand and promote long-term and inclusive models of local economic development the notion of social capital appears potentially important. In the development of the social economy, an aspect of the local economy which has attracted an increased theoretical and policy focus in recent years, the relationship with social capital appears particularly significant.Yet despite the apparent salience of notions of social capital, there remains a lack of understanding of the nature and… 

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