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The spatial dimension of innovation: Triple Helix and the city

Edited by: Christiane Gebhardt

This article collection brings together case studies from different countries in order to address the relationship between the Triple-Helix of University-Industry-Government, and the spatial entity that is the city. Taken together these papers present a shift towards an evolutionary and systems perspective, as well as new models of providing governance for spatially and temporally overlapping innovation systems, on different levels. 

  1. Content type: Research

    This paper provides an evidence-based approach to understanding the relationship infrastructure of spatially defined innovation ecosystems in three metropolitan areas. With the Triple Helix framework, the ecos...

    Authors: Martha G Russell, Jukka Huhtamäki, Kaisa Still, Neil Rubens and Rahul C Basole

    Citation: Triple Helix 2015 2:8

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  2. Content type: Research

    There have been several initiatives by the governments in different parts of the world to establish world-class universities (WCUs). Such initiatives have been attempted only several times and yielded varied r...

    Authors: Raafat M Zaini, Dmitriy E Lyan and Eric Rebentisch

    Citation: Triple Helix 2015 2:4

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  3. Content type: Research

    Science and technology parks are the three-dimensional expression of the ever-growing importance of innovation, creativity and knowledge as economic resources. Science cities are the next step up: knowledge-ba...

    Authors: Friederike Bellgardt, Jürgen Gohlke, Henriette Haase, Roman Parzonka and Juliane Schicketanz

    Citation: Triple Helix 2014 1:10

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