Other Presentation | 17 Mar 2004

Cluster-Based Economic Development: What Have We Learned?

by Christian H.M. Ketels


This presentation draws on ideas from Professor Porter's articles and books, in particular, The Competitive Advantage of Nations (The Free Press, 1990), "The Microeconomic Foundations of Economic Development," in The Global Competitiveness Report 2003 (World Economic Forum, 2003), "Clusters and the New Competitive Agenda for Companies and Governments" in On Competition (Harvard Business School Press, 1998), and the "Cluster Initiative Greenbook" by C Ketels, O Solvell, and G Lindqvist.

Keywords: Economics; Growth and Development; United Kingdom;


Ketels, Christian H.M. "Cluster-Based Economic Development: What Have We Learned?" United Kingdom, Department of Trade and Industry, London, March 17, 2004.