Why creative industries matter to economic evolution
Potts, Jason D. (2009) Why creative industries matter to economic evolution. Economics of Innovation and New Technology, 18(7-8), pp. 663-673.
This paper proposes that the 'creative industries'(CIs) play an important yet widely unexamined function in economic evolution through their role in the innovation process. This occurs in terms of the facilitation of demand for novelty, the provision and development of social technologies for producer-consumer interactions, and the adoption and embedding of new technologies as institutions. The incorporation of CIs into the Schumpeterian model of economic evolution thus fills a notable gap in the social technologies of the origination, adoption and retention of innovation.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Keywords:||Creative industries, economic evolution, innovation system|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ECONOMICS (140000) > OTHER ECONOMICS (149900) > Heterodox Economics (149903)|
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > ARC Centre of Excellence for Creative Industries and Innovation|
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2009 Taylor & Francis|
|Deposited On:||22 Jan 2010 10:34|
|Last Modified:||01 Mar 2012 00:05|
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