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New paper has been published: Tom Broekel, Pierre-Alexandre Balland, Martijn Burger, Frank van Oort (2014) Modeling knowledge networks in economic geography: a discussion of four methods. Annals of Regional Science, DOI:DOI: 10.1007/s00168-014-0616-2

Abstract: The importance of network structures for the transmission of knowledge and the diffusion of technological change has been recently emphasized in economic geography. Since network structures drive the innovative and economic performance of actors in regional contexts, it is crucial to explain how networks form and evolve over time and how they facilitate inter-organizational learning and knowledge transfer. Continue reading