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Experiences Regarding Scientific And Technological Parks Across The World - The Case Of Romania


  • Ramona Florina POPESCU

    (University of Pitesti, Faculty of Economics, Romania)

  • Nadia BELU

    (University of Pitesti, Faculty of Mechanics and Technology, Romania)


The economic literature regarding projects such as industrial parks or science and technology parks (STPs) is abundant and shows a diversity of approaches and practical experiences. This article makes a short inquiry through some recent papers presenting the various aspects that make the specificity of each country and then focuses on the Romanian experiences. Based on some information received from two of the Romanian STPs, the authors make observations and suggestions regarding their situation and the implication of public authorities.

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  • Ramona Florina POPESCU & Nadia BELU, 2015. "Experiences Regarding Scientific And Technological Parks Across The World - The Case Of Romania," Scientific Bulletin - Economic Sciences, University of Pitesti, vol. 14(3), pages 22-28.
  • Handle: RePEc:pts:journl:y:2015:i:3:p:22-28

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    1. Evangelia Sofouli & Nicholas Vonortas, 2007. "S&T Parks and business incubators in middle-sized countries: the case of greece," The Journal of Technology Transfer, Springer, vol. 32(5), pages 525-544, October.
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    Science and technology parks; Economic development; Public authority implication.;
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    JEL classification:

    • L16 - Industrial Organization - - Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance - - - Industrial Organization and Macroeconomics; Macroeconomic Industrial Structure
    • M21 - Business Administration and Business Economics; Marketing; Accounting; Personnel Economics - - Business Economics - - - Business Economics
    • O32 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Innovation; Research and Development; Technological Change; Intellectual Property Rights - - - Management of Technological Innovation and R&D


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