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University-local industry linkages : the case of Tohoku University in the Sendai area of Japan, Volume 1
Author:Jiang, Juan; Harayama, Yuko; Abe, Shiro ; Country:Japan;
Date Stored:2006/08/08Document Date:2006/08/01
Document Type:Policy Research Working PaperSubTopics:Tertiary Education; Technology Industry; Rural Development Knowledge & Information Systems; ICT Policy and Strategies; Agricultural Knowledge and Information Systems
Language:EnglishRegion:East Asia and Pacific
Report Number:WPS3991Volume No:1

Summary: This paper focuses on Tohoku University in Sendai in the nonmetropolitan area of Japan. Both a long historical and comparative perspective and a spacial perspective are essential to discuss the relevance of university-local industry linkages to local regional economic development. The conjunction of these linkages and economic development has been affected by two evolutionary processes: institutional configurations and territorial dynamics in the national innovation system. In addition, university-local industry linkages have been complicated by top-down regionalization and bottom-up regionalism.

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