|aClusters and economic growth in Asia /|cedited by Sören Eriksson.
|aCheltenham, UK ;|aNorthampton, MA :|bEdward Elgar,|cc2013.
|ax, 189 p. :|bill. ;|c24 cm.
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aCluster policies and entrepreneurial states in East Asia / Alexander Ebner -- Information and communication technology and economic growth of four Asian industrialized economies / Yanfei Li and Wai-Mun Chia -- Industrial agglomeration of Taiwanese electronics firms in Dongguan, China : home effects and implications for industrial upgrading / Felix Haifeng Liao, Karen Zhihua Xu and Bin Liang -- The rise of the biomedical cluster in Wonju, Korea / Jun Koo and Jongmin Choi -- The global economic crisis as leverage for emerging regional growth paths? : differentiated evidence from China : three years onwards / Daniel Schiller and Henning Kroll -- Technological intensity of FDI in Vietnam : implications for future economic development and emerging clusters / Curt Nestor -- The aircraft industry as a tool for economic and industrial development : the case of Indonesia / Sören Eriksson -- Foreign knowledge transfer in the development of aircraft industry clusters : the case of Chengdu, China / Sören Eriksson.
|aThis title provides a rich mix of perspectives that reflect the wide conceptual, empirical and theoretical interest in clusters and economic development with the focus on East and Southeast Asia. It is a valuable contribution to the cluster debate, able to offer insights to both academic researchers and economic development bodies.