Networks and heterogeneous performance of cluster firms
Elisa Giuliani ()
No 602, Papers in Evolutionary Economic Geography (PEEG) from Utrecht University, Department of Human Geography and Spatial Planning, Group Economic Geography
This paper explores the relationship existing among the heterogeneous nature of firms in industrial clusters, their structural position in knowledge networks and their performance. Following the rising interest for spatially agglomerated industrial firms and their learning and innovative potential the paper shows empirically that the performance of firms in clusters is related with firm-level knowledge endowments and their position in the knowledge network using firm-level data on three wine clusters.
Keywords: knowledge networks; clusters; firm performance; evolutionary economics; wine sector (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Pages: 20 pages
Date: 2006-01, Revised 2006-01
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