TITLE

Clusters: Adding Value Through Connections

AUTHOR(S)
Meyers, Arlen
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Leading Edge;Winter2006, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article offers an overview about industry clusters. Industry clusters are described as concentrations of competing, collaborating and interdependent companies and institutions which are connected by a system of market and non-market links. The four distinct community segments that comprise the clusters are enumerated. Clusters of firms and skilled workers is considered as one of the key drivers of economic growth in localities, cities and regions.
ACCESSION #
20783699

 

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