Economic Geography V - Collaboration, Mobility and Changing Occupational Structures in Innovation Networks

Type: Paper
Sponsor Groups: Economic Geography Specialty Group
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Day: 4/10/2018
Start / End Time: 4:40 PM / 6:20 PM (Eastern Standard Time)
Room: Regent, Marriott, River Tower Elevators, 4th Floor
Organizers: Dieter Kogler, Ron Boschma, Jennifer Clark
Chairs: Ron Boschma


Special Sessions co-organized with the Regional Studies Association (

The series of "Economic Geography" special sessions features theoretical and empirical research papers under the heading ‘MULTI-SCALAR & MULTI-DIMENSIONAL ASPECTS OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT’. The various sessions highlight such topics, including innovation space, networks, policy, economic development, knowledge creation, relatedness, specialization, institutions, trade, resilience, and regional growth, amongst others.


Type Details Minutes Start Time
Presenter Patrick Adler*, UCLA, Richard Florida, University of Toronto, Trends in Occupational Clustering 20 4:40 PM
Presenter Rikard Eriksson*, Umea University, Balazs Lengyel, Centre for Economic and Regional Studies, Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Co-worker networks and agglomeration externalities 20 5:00 PM
Presenter Frank Neffke*, Harvard University, Anne Otto, Institutes for Employment Research (IAB), César Hidalgo, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, The MIT Media Lab, The mobility of displaced workers: How the local industry mix affects job search 20 5:20 PM
Presenter Rune Fitjar*, University of Stavanger, Andrés Rodríguez-Pose, London School of Economics, University-industry collaboration and regional innovation 20 5:40 PM
Presenter Riccardo Crescenzi*, London School of Economics, Arnaud Dyevre, London School of Economics, Nicola Limodio, Bocconi University, Italy, FDI and Local Financial Development: City-Level Evidence From Ethiopia 20 6:00 PM

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