C12.08 Dynamics of Economic Spaces

Session: Complex Relations between Proximity, Knowledge Spillovers, Innovation and Development 2

Chairperson: Grzegorz Micek

Revitalisation of local economy through commercialization of university’s knowledge      

Kazuhiro Nozawa, National Institute of Science and Technology Policy of Japan


Geographical proximity and patenting in a developing country context: The case of metal and engineering industries in Turkey   

Kari Makelainen, University of Turku


Regional pattern of Turkish manufacturing industry by technological intensity      

Nuri Yavan, Suat Tuysuz, Fatih Altug, Tahsin M. Şahin, Department of Geography, Ankara University         


The role of proximities in development of traditional industrial districts in Poland: The case of footwear and furniture industry       

Arkadiusz Kocaj, Institute of Geography and Spatial Management, Jagiellonian University in Kraków