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Global Knowledge Flows and Economic Development / Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.

Author/Creator:
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
Publication:
Paris : OECD Publishing, 2004.
Format/Description:
Government document
Book
1 online resource (200 pages)
Series:
Local Economic and Employment Development (LEED) 19901097.
Local Economic and Employment Development (LEED) 19901097.
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Subjects:
Finance and Investment.
Governance.
Urban, Rural and Regional Development.
Summary:
Global knowledge flows are becoming a key driver of economic development.  How can countries develop effective policies to reap benefits? This report aims to answer this question and highlights these key areas: promoting cross-border alliances involving firms and universities; simulating knowledge transfers from foreign direct investment ventures; attracting highly-skilled workers from overseas and creating vibrant innovation systems.  This book, published in collaboration with Scottish Enterprise, is for policy makers, practitioners and academics.
Contents:
Integrating Global Knowledge Flows for Generative Growth in Scotland
SME Innovation Policy and the Formation
Attracting, Retaining and Mobilising High Skilled Labour
Internationalising Knowledge Flows
Policy Recommendations and Learning Models
The Innovation Solution: Some Lessons from Scotland, Theory and Canadian Cities
Executive Summary
Annex.
Notes:
Title from title screen (viewed May 1, 2017).
Contributor:
SourceOECD (Online Service)
ISBN:
9789264107687
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.