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Creative clusters and universities : the cluster concept in economics and geography

Flew, Terry (2010) Creative clusters and universities : the cluster concept in economics and geography. In Peters, Michael & Araya, Daniel (Eds.) Education in the Creative Economy : Knowledge and Learning in the Age of Innovation. Peter Lang, New York.

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    Abstract

    This paper considers the history of the cluster concept in urban economic geography, and its relationship to recent debates about creative cities. It then looks at the role that universities can play in the development of a creative cluster, as well as some of the potential pitfalls.

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    ID Code: 29557
    Item Type: Book Chapter
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    Keywords: education, universities, cities, economic geography, clusters
    ISBN: 9781433107443
    Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > COMMUNICATION AND MEDIA STUDIES (200100)
    Divisions: Current > Research Centres > ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation
    Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
    Past > Institutes > Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation
    Current > Schools > Journalism, Media & Communication
    Copyright Owner: Copyright 2010 Peter Lang
    Deposited On: 08 Jan 2010 08:19
    Last Modified: 01 Mar 2012 00:33

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