Converging institutions. Shaping the relationships between nanotechnologies, economy and society
This paper develops the concept of converging institutions and applies it to nanotechnologies. Starting point are economic and socialogical perspectives. We focus on the entire innovation process of nanotechnologies beginning with research and development over diffusion via downstream sectors until implementation in final goods. The concept is applied to the nano-cluster in the metropolitan region of Grenoble and a possible converging institution is identified.
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- Wagner Joachim & Schank Thorsten & Schnabel Claus & Addison John T., 2006.
"Works Councils, Labor Productivity and Plant Heterogeneity: First Evidence from Quantile Regressions,"
Journal of Economics and Statistics (Jahrbuecher fuer Nationaloekonomie und Statistik),
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- Joachim Wagner & Thorsten Schank & Claus Schnabel & John T. Addison, 2006. "Works Councils, Labor Productivity and Plant Heterogeneity: First Evidence from Quantile Regressions," GEMF Working Papers 2006-03, GEMF, Faculty of Economics, University of Coimbra.
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- Joachim Wagner, 2006. "Markteintritte, Marktaustritte und Produktivität Empirische Befunde zur Dynamik in der Industrie," Working Paper Series in Economics 27, University of Lüneburg, Institute of Economics.
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