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Grassroots Digital Fabrication and Makerspaces: Reconfiguring, Relocating and Recalbirating Innovation?


  • Adrian Smith

    (SPRU, University of Sussex, UK)

  • Sabine Hielscher

    (SPRU, University of Sussex, UK)

  • Sascha Dickel

    (Institut für Ökologische Wirtschaftsforshung, Berlin, Germany)

  • Johan Söderberg

    (Institut Francilien Recherche Innovation Sociéte, Paris, France)

  • Ellen van Oost

    (Science, Technology and Policy Studies, University of Twente, Netherlands)


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  • Adrian Smith & Sabine Hielscher & Sascha Dickel & Johan Söderberg & Ellen van Oost, 2013. "Grassroots Digital Fabrication and Makerspaces: Reconfiguring, Relocating and Recalbirating Innovation?," SPRU Working Paper Series 2013-02, SPRU - Science Policy Research Unit, University of Sussex Business School.
  • Handle: RePEc:sru:ssewps:2013-02

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    5. Elisabeth Unterfrauner & Jing Shao & Margit Hofer & Claudia M. Fabian, 2019. "The environmental value and impact of the Maker movement—Insights from a cross‐case analysis of European maker initiatives," Business Strategy and the Environment, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 28(8), pages 1518-1533, December.
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    9. Cuntz, Alexander & Peuckert, Jan, 2023. "From hackers to start-ups: Innovation commons and local entrepreneurial activity," Research Policy, Elsevier, vol. 52(2).

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