Universities, Regional Development and Economic Competitiveness:

  title={Universities, Regional Development and Economic Competitiveness:},
  author={Marek Kwiek},
The paper explores the regional engagement of Polish universities and shows that the links between universities, their regions, and economic competitiveness taken for granted in the knowledge-economy policy discourse in advanced Western European economies may not fit Poland today. 1 Universities in Poland matter but numerous other activators for economic growth are non-existent, and numerous inhibitors of economic growth, already overcome in knowledgeintensive economies, are still in force. Two… CONTINUE READING