Publications 2002(with Silene Seibel:) Cluster, Value Chain and the Rise and Decline of Collective Action: The Case of the Tile Industry in Santa Catarina, Brazil. Draft paper (PDF, 66 KB)
(with Grant McKenzie and Wulf Noll:) Cluster Development in NRW and Scotland. (PDF, 184 KB). Excerpt from Partners in Development. A Report on Structural Policy in Scotland and Northrhine-Westphalia (Germany), edited by Scottish Enterprise, Scottish Executive and the Ministry of Economy, Energy and Transport of the State of Northrhine-Westphalia. January 2002. For the complete report, including chapters on brownfield site reclamation, entrepreneurship promotion, sustainable development and structural funds click here.
Current Challenges for Local Economic Development in South Africa: Experience from Mpumalanga. Draft paper (PDF, 50 KB)
Paradoxes and Ironies of Locational Policy, and how to Deal with them. Draft paper (PDF, 200 KB)
Clustering and the Creation of an Innovation-Oriented Environment for Industrial Competitiveness: Beware of Overly Optimistic Expectations. Revised Draft Paper (PDF)
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