Technology and Industrial Parks in Emerging Countries: Panacea or Pipedream?

Industrial and technology parks are commonly regarded as a policy panacea. They tend to be considered as the ideal instrument to alleviate an assortment of institutional, political, economic, social and ultimately, technological weaknesses and often form the centrepiece of development strategies. Ye... Ausführliche Beschreibung

1. Person: Rodríguez-Pose, Andrés
Weitere Körperschaften: SpringerLink (Online service)
Weitere Personen: Hardy, Daniel [author]
Format: E-Buch
Sprache: English
Veröffentlicht: Cham Springer International Publishing 2014, 2014
Beschreibung: X, 110 p. 16 illus online resource
Ausgabe: 1st ed. 2014
Serien: SpringerBriefs in Regional Science
Schlagworte: Economic policy
Geography
Regional/Spatial Science
Development Economics
Regional economics
Management
Development economics
R & D/Technology Policy
Economic Geography
Innovation/Technology Management
Online Zugang: Volltext
Volltext
Tags: Hinzufügen
Keine Tags. Fügen Sie den ersten Tag hinzu!
Zusammenfassung: Industrial and technology parks are commonly regarded as a policy panacea. They tend to be considered as the ideal instrument to alleviate an assortment of institutional, political, economic, social and ultimately, technological weaknesses and often form the centrepiece of development strategies. Yet, the real impact of industrial and technology parks, especially in emerging countries is still poorly understood. Focusing on examples from Latin America, Asia, Africa and the Middle East, the book represents a first approach to understand the potential and reality of industrial and technology parks in emerging countries. It is argued that although some parks have been successful in addressing a range of key problems, including underdevelopment, unemployment and a lack of investment, the majority have failed to deliver, rendering the promise of many parks little more than a pipedream
ISBN: 9783319079929

Ähnliche Einträge

Keine ähnlichen Titel gefunden

Privacy Notice Ask a Librarian New Acquisitions