By Tüzin Baycan
The commercialization of educational wisdom is more and more obvious as a possible financial improvement version, relatively for bettering the services and fiscal functionality of areas. This insightful quantity investigates the rising elements in wisdom commercialization from a world viewpoint and highlights examine agendas and demanding situations to be met throughout academia, and government.
The professional individuals concentration in particular at the new position of universities in local monetary improvement via wisdom commercialization, in addition to university-industry interplay and the criteria that impact wisdom and know-how move. They discover wisdom commercialization within the US, 'knowledge valorization' in Europe, and expertise move dynamics in China. A discussion board for dialogue of no matter if, why, and the way commercialization and valorization of information may end up in greater degrees of innovation and financial improvement from a world point of view can also be provided.
This thought-provoking publication will turn out a stimulating learn for teachers, scholars and researchers with an curiosity in nearby economics, nearby stories and data management.
Contributors: J. Aberman, Z.J. Acs, T. Baycan, T. Buddingh , M. Fernández-Esquinas, E. Feser, H. Goldstein, V. Grinevich, M. Ljunggren, E. Masurel, X.-f. Meng, D.J. Miller, P. Nijkamp, G.H.F. Noltes, A. Piccaluga, H. Pinto, ok. Rao, A. Rehbogen, R.R. Stough, M. van Geenhuizen, P. van Hemert, P. Vulto, H. Westlund
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