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Homepage:http://personal.lse.ac.uk/leen
Workplace:Department of Geography and Environment, London School of Economics (LSE), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2022

  1. Level best? The levelling up agenda and UK regional inequality
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads
    Also in LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2022) Downloads
  2. Systems of innovation, diversification, and the R&D trap: a case study of Kuwait
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Science and Public Policy (2022)
  3. The long shadow of local decline: birthplace economic conditions, political attitudes, and long-term individual economic outcomes in the UK
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads
  4. Trade in creative services: relatedness and regional specialization in the UK
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads

2021

  1. Breaking out of the innovation trap? Towards promoting private R&D investment in Kuwait
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Entrepreneurship and the fight against poverty in US cities
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in Papers in Evolutionary Economic Geography (PEEG), Utrecht University, Department of Human Geography and Spatial Planning, Group Economic Geography (2020) Downloads View citations (2)
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2020) Downloads View citations (2)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2020) Downloads View citations (2)

    See also Journal Article in Environment and Planning A (2021)
  3. Faith no more? The divergence of political trust between urban and rural Europe
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (1)
  4. Golfing with Trump. Social capital, decline, inequality, and the rise of populism in the US
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (2)
    Also in Papers in Evolutionary Economic Geography (PEEG), Utrecht University, Department of Human Geography and Spatial Planning, Group Economic Geography (2020) Downloads View citations (4)
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2020) Downloads View citations (4)
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2020) Downloads View citations (3)

    See also Journal Article in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society (2021)
  5. Individual risk attitudes and local unemployment: evidence from Italy in the Great Recession
    Working Papers, Birkbeck Centre for Innovation Management Research Downloads
  6. Quality of sub-national government and regional development in Africa
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers (2021) Downloads View citations (1)
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2021) Downloads
    Papers in Evolutionary Economic Geography (PEEG), Utrecht University, Department of Human Geography and Spatial Planning, Group Economic Geography (2021) Downloads View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Development Studies (2021)
  7. The geography of business angel investments in the UK: does local bias (still) matter?
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Environment and Planning A (2021)

2020

  1. Hipsters vs. Geeks? Creative workers, STEM and innovation in US cities
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (13)
    Also in Papers in Evolutionary Economic Geography (PEEG), Utrecht University, Department of Human Geography and Spatial Planning, Group Economic Geography (2020) Downloads View citations (13)
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2020) Downloads View citations (13)

2019

  1. Do low-skilled workers gain from high-tech employment growth? High-technology multipliers, employment and wages in Britain
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (25)
    See also Journal Article in Research Policy (2019)
  2. Regional and spatial issues in the financing of small and medium-sized enterprises and new ventures
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in Regional Studies (2019)
  3. Start-up factories, transnational entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial ecosystems: unpacking the lure of start-up accelerator programmes
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Journal Article in European Planning Studies (2019)
  4. Strapped for Cash? Funding for UK high growth SMEs since the global financial crisis
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Business Research (2019)
  5. The big-city bias in access to finance: evidence from firm perceptions in almost 100 countries
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Geography (2019)

2018

  1. A woman's touch? Female migration and economic development in the United States
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (10)
    Also in Papers in Evolutionary Economic Geography (PEEG), Utrecht University, Department of Human Geography and Spatial Planning, Group Economic Geography (2018) Downloads View citations (10)
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2018) Downloads View citations (10)

    See also Journal Article in Regional Studies (2019)
  2. Big Data, artificial intelligence and the geography of entrepreneurship in the United States
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (1)
    Also in OSF Preprints, Center for Open Science (2018) Downloads View citations (1)
  3. Fear, populism, and the geopolitical landscape: The “sleeper effect” of neurotic personality traits on regional voting behavior in the 2016 Brexit and Trump votes
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (2)
  4. Immobility and the Brexit vote
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (19)
    See also Journal Article in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society (2018)
  5. Inclusive growth in cities: a sympathetic critique
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in Regional Studies (2019)
  6. Linking the sectoral employment structure and household poverty in the United Kingdom
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Work, Employment & Society (2018)
  7. Low-pay sectors, earnings mobility and economic policy in the UK
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (1)
  8. The innovation debt penalty: cost of debt, loan default, and the effects of a public loan guarantee on high-tech firms
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Technological Forecasting and Social Change (2018)

2017

  1. Psychology and the geography of innovation
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Geography (2017)
  2. Who gains from high-tech growth? High-technology multipliers, employment and wages in Britain
    SPRU Working Paper Series, SPRU - Science Policy Research Unit, University of Sussex Business School Downloads View citations (5)

2016

  1. In brief: Powerhouse of cards?
    CentrePiece - The magazine for economic performance, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE Downloads
  2. Inclusive growth? The relationship between economic growth and poverty in British cities
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Journal Article in Environment and Planning A (2016)
  3. Innovation, SMEs and the liability of distance: the demand and supply of bank funding in peripheral UK regions
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (4)
  4. Is there trickle-down from tech? Poverty, employment and the high-technology multiplier in US cities
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (18)
    Also in LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2016) Downloads View citations (19)
    Papers in Evolutionary Economic Geography (PEEG), Utrecht University, Department of Human Geography and Spatial Planning, Group Economic Geography (2016) Downloads View citations (18)

    See also Journal Article in Annals of the American Association of Geographers (2016)
  5. Powerhouse of Cards? Understanding the 'Northern Powerhouse'
    SERC Policy Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in Regional Studies (2017)
  6. The geography of wage inequality in British cities
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (11)
    See also Journal Article in Regional Studies (2016)

2015

  1. Access to finance for innovative SMEs since the financial crisis
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (151)
    See also Journal Article in Research Policy (2015)

2014

  1. Cities, growth and poverty: evidence review
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (7)
  2. Funding issues confronting high growth SMEs in the UK
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (8)
  3. Innovation in creative cities: Evidence from British small firms
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Journal Article in Industry and Innovation (2014)

2013

  1. Creativity, cities and innovation
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (4)
    Also in MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany (2013) Downloads View citations (5)

    See also Journal Article in Environment and Planning A (2014)
  2. Cultural Diversity, Cities and Innovation: firm Effects or City Effects?
    SERC Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE Downloads View citations (9)
    Also in LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2013) Downloads View citations (8)
  3. Cultural diversity, innovation and entrepreneurship: firm-level evidence from London
    LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library Downloads View citations (70)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Geography (2013)

2012

  1. Innovation and spatial inequality in Europe and USA
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Geography (2013)
  2. Original innovation, learnt innovation and cities: Evidence from UK SMEs
    Papers in Evolutionary Economic Geography (PEEG), Utrecht University, Department of Human Geography and Spatial Planning, Group Economic Geography Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Urban Studies (2013)

2011

  1. Does Cultural Diversity Help Innovation in Cities: Evidence from London Firms
    SERC Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE Downloads View citations (16)
    Also in LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2011) Downloads View citations (14)
  2. Free to grow? Assessing the barriers faced by actual and potential high growth firms
    MPRA Paper, University Library of Munich, Germany Downloads View citations (9)

Journal Articles

2022

  1. Systems of innovation, diversification, and the R&D trap: A case study of Kuwait
    (Building Technological Capability in the Less Developed Countries: The Role of a National System of Innovation)
    Science and Public Policy, 2022, 49, (2), 179-190 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2022)

2021

  1. Entrepreneurship and the fight against poverty in US cities
    Environment and Planning A, 2021, 53, (1), 31-52 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2021)
  2. Golfing with Trump. Social capital, decline, inequality, and the rise of populism in the US
    Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, 2021, 14, (3), 457-481 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2021)
  3. Quality of Sub-national Government and Regional Development in Africa
    Journal of Development Studies, 2021, 57, (8), 1282-1302 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2021)
  4. Rethinking the political economy of place: challenges of productivity and inclusion
    Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, 2021, 14, (1), 3-24 Downloads View citations (3)
  5. The geography of business angel investments in the UK: Does local bias (still) matter?
    Environment and Planning A, 2021, 53, (5), 1180-1200 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2021)

2020

  1. Big data methods, social media, and the psychology of entrepreneurial regions: capturing cross-county personality traits and their impact on entrepreneurship in the USA
    Small Business Economics, 2020, 55, (3), 567-588 Downloads View citations (10)
  2. Global cities, creative industries and their representation on social media: A micro-data analysis of Twitter data on the fashion industry
    Environment and Planning A, 2020, 52, (6), 1195-1220 Downloads View citations (6)
  3. The price of a disadvantaged location: Regional variation in the price and supply of short-term credit to SMEs in the UK
    Journal of Small Business Management, 2020, 58, (3), 648-668 Downloads

2019

  1. A woman’s touch? Female migration and economic development in the United States
    Regional Studies, 2019, 53, (1), 131-145 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  2. Do low-skilled workers gain from high-tech employment growth? High-technology multipliers, employment and wages in Britain
    Research Policy, 2019, 48, (9), - Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Working Paper (2019)
  3. Inclusive Growth in cities: a sympathetic critique
    Regional Studies, 2019, 53, (3), 424-434 Downloads View citations (15)
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  4. Regional and spatial issues in the financing of small and medium-sized enterprises and new ventures
    Regional Studies, 2019, 53, (5), 617-619 Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Working Paper (2019)
  5. Start-up factories, transnational entrepreneurs and entrepreneurial ecosystems: unpacking the lure of start-up accelerator programmes
    European Planning Studies, 2019, 27, (5), 885-904 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2019)
  6. Strapped for cash? Funding for UK high growth SMEs since the global financial crisis
    Journal of Business Research, 2019, 99, (C), 37-45 Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Working Paper (2019)
  7. The big-city bias in access to finance: evidence from firm perceptions in almost 100 countries
    Journal of Economic Geography, 2019, 19, (1), 199-224 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (2019)

2018

  1. Immobility and the Brexit vote
    Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, 2018, 11, (1), 143-163 Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  2. Linking the Sectoral Employment Structure and Household Poverty in the United Kingdom
    Work, Employment & Society, 2018, 32, (6), 1078-1098 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2018)
  3. The innovation debt penalty: Cost of debt, loan default, and the effects of a public loan guarantee on high-tech firms
    Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 2018, 127, (C), 166-176 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Working Paper (2018)

2017

  1. Innovation, SMEs and the liability of distance: the demand and supply of bank funding in UK peripheral regions
    Journal of Economic Geography, 2017, 17, (1), 233-260 Downloads View citations (15)
  2. Powerhouse of cards? Understanding the ‘Northern Powerhouse’
    Regional Studies, 2017, 51, (3), 478-489 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  3. Psychology and the Geography of Innovation
    Economic Geography, 2017, 93, (2), 106-130 Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Working Paper (2017)

2016

  1. Inclusive growth? The relationship between economic growth and poverty in British cities
    Environment and Planning A, 2016, 48, (11), 2317-2339 Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  2. Is There Trickle-Down from Tech? Poverty, Employment, and the High-Technology Multiplier in U.S. Cities
    Annals of the American Association of Geographers, 2016, 106, (5), 1114-1134 Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  3. The Geography of Wage Inequality in British Cities
    Regional Studies, 2016, 50, (10), 1714-1727 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2016)

2015

  1. Access to finance for innovative SMEs since the financial crisis
    Research Policy, 2015, 44, (2), 370-380 Downloads View citations (152)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
  2. Migrant and ethnic diversity, cities and innovation: Firm effects or city effects?
    Journal of Economic Geography, 2015, 15, (4), 769-796 Downloads View citations (31)

2014

  1. Creativity, Cities, and Innovation
    Environment and Planning A, 2014, 46, (5), 1139-1159 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. Do SMEs in deprived areas find it harder to access finance? Evidence from the UK Small Business Survey
    Entrepreneurship & Regional Development, 2014, 26, (3-4), 337-356 Downloads View citations (5)
  3. Grim down South? The Determinants of Unemployment Increases in British Cities in the 2008-2009 Recession
    Regional Studies, 2014, 48, (11), 1761-1778 Downloads View citations (34)
  4. Innovation in Creative Cities: Evidence from British Small Firms
    Industry and Innovation, 2014, 21, (6), 494-512 Downloads View citations (13)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  5. The Creative Industries and Urban Economic Growth in the UK
    Environment and Planning A, 2014, 46, (2), 455-470 Downloads View citations (16)
  6. What holds back high-growth firms? Evidence from UK SMEs
    Small Business Economics, 2014, 43, (1), 183-195 Downloads View citations (41)

2013

  1. Cultural Diversity, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship: Firm-level Evidence from London
    Economic Geography, 2013, 89, (4), 367-394 Downloads View citations (77)
    Also in Economic Geography, 2013, 89, (4), 367-394 (2013) Downloads View citations (72)

    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. Innovation and spatial inequality in Europe and USA
    Journal of Economic Geography, 2013, 13, (1), 1-22 Downloads View citations (42)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  3. Original Innovation, Learnt Innovation and Cities: Evidence from UK SMEs
    Urban Studies, 2013, 50, (9), 1742-1759 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Working Paper (2012)
  4. The Creative Industries, Creative Occupations and Innovation in London
    European Planning Studies, 2013, 21, (12), 1977-1997 Downloads View citations (17)

2012

  1. The City and the cities: ownership, finance and the geography of recovery
    Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, 2012, 5, (3), 325-337 Downloads View citations (10)

2011

  1. Are Innovative Regions More Unequal? Evidence from Europe
    Environment and Planning C, 2011, 29, (1), 2-23 Downloads View citations (25)
  2. Ethnic Diversity and Employment Growth in English Cities
    Urban Studies, 2011, 48, (2), 407-425 Downloads View citations (4)

2010

  1. Knowledge workers, cultural diversity and innovation: evidence from London
    International Journal of Knowledge-Based Development, 2010, 1, (1/2), 53-78 Downloads View citations (21)
  2. No City Left Behind? Place-Based Industrial Policy After the Recession
    Local Economy, 2010, 25, (8), 607-611 Downloads
  3. Obama’s urban policy
    Journal of Urban Regeneration and Renewal, 2010, 3, (4), 349-356 Downloads

Chapters

2016

  1. Growth with inequality? The local consequences of innovation and creativity
    Chapter 25 in Handbook on the Geographies of Innovation, 2016, pp 419-431 Downloads
 
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