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Processos de aprendizagem de empresas inovadoras em aglomerações produtivas: uma análise exploratória dos dados da Pintec para Santa Catarina [Learning processes of innovative companies in productive agglomerations: an exploratory analysis of Pintec data for Santa Catarina]

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  • Pablo Felipe Bittencourt

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  • Renato Ramos Campos

    (UFSC)

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In neo-Schumpeterian current literature, which emphasizes the process of innovation as a systemic phenomenon, there is a prominent line of research that highlights geographical proximity as a stimulus to learning processes that can boost the competitiveness of firms, particularly, their technological strategies. The local environment is "exploited" by the individual firm according to its accumulated skills and their current learning strategies. In this article, using a special regionalized tabulation data from the Brazilian Innovation survey (PINTEC, II), we make inferences regarding local processes of learning of innovative firms included in 9 (nine) industrial agglomerations in the state of Santa Catarina. The results show the location as a central component to the better learning processes.

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  • Pablo Felipe Bittencourt & Renato Ramos Campos, 2008. "Processos de aprendizagem de empresas inovadoras em aglomerações produtivas: uma análise exploratória dos dados da Pintec para Santa Catarina [Learning processes of innovative companies in productive ," Nova Economia, Economics Department, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (Brazil), vol. 18(3), pages 471-499, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:nov:artigo:v:18:y:2008:i:3:p:471-499
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    Keywords

    learning process; local innovation systems; Santa Catarina industry;

    JEL classification:

    • O18 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Urban, Rural, Regional, and Transportation Analysis; Housing; Infrastructure
    • R11 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - General Regional Economics - - - Regional Economic Activity: Growth, Development, Environmental Issues, and Changes
    • R12 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - General Regional Economics - - - Size and Spatial Distributions of Regional Economic Activity; Interregional Trade (economic geography)

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