Clusters and Innovation Capabilities: Deriving and Operationalizing a Priori Constructs

  • Nicole Röttmer


The literature review in Chapter 2 showed the proximity of concepts underlying innovativeness in the dynamic capability and the regional innovativeness research streams. All theories propose specific context factors as relevant, mention specific assets that should be at the cluster's disposal, describe strengths of the cluster that appear proximate to the different dynamic capabilities and refer to superior innovativeness or performance. Additionally, all share a similar understanding of change.


Gross Domestic Product Regional Innovation Dynamic Capability Cluster Level Innovation Capability 
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