Networking, context and firm-level innovation: Cooperation through the regional filter in Norway

  title={Networking, context and firm-level innovation: Cooperation through the regional filter in Norway},
  author={Andr{\'e}s Rodr{\'i}guez-Pose and Rune Dahl Fitjar}
The paper assesses the role for innovation of one aspect which has been generally overlooked by evolutionary economic geography: context. It analyses how context shapes the impact of collaboration on firm-level innovation for 1604 firms located in the five largest city regions of Norway. Specifically, the analysis shows how the benefits to firms of collaborating within regional, national, and international innovation networks are affected by the knowledge endowments of the region within which… CONTINUE READING

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