Birch, Kean (2009) The knowledge-space dynamic in the UK bioeconomy. Area, 41 (3). 273-284(12).Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
The loss of manufacturing employment to lower cost economies has meant that countries like the UK have sought to promote innovation in areas such as biotechnology. The emergence of the 'bioeconomy', however, has been highly uneven, with concentrations of activity in certain countries and particular regions in those countries. In the UK, for example, there are four major concentrations of the bioeconomy. Each of these concentrations exhibit distinct patterns of knowledge and spatial inputs into the innovation process, meaning that it is important to consider the knowledge-space dynamic in and of each region.
|Keywords:||UK, bioeconomy, quantitative analysis, biotechnology innovation, regional concentrations, knowledge-space dynamic, Geography (General), Geography, Planning and Development|
|Subjects:||Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > Geography (General)|
|Department:||Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (HaSS) > School of Social Work and Social Policy > Geography|
|Depositing user:||Mr Saheed Alabi|
|Date Deposited:||18 Aug 2010 09:09|
|Last modified:||02 Sep 2016 02:32|