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From Taxachusetts to the Massachusetts Miracle

Lily Geismer

in Don't Blame Us: Suburban Liberals and the Transformation of the Democratic Party

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691157238
eISBN:
9781400852420
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691157238.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This chapter explores both Governor Michael Dukakis's career from the early 1970s to his presidential bid and the state's economic turnaround, dubbed the “Massachusetts Miracle,” which made the ... More


The Governance of High-Tech Districts

Carlo Trigilia

in Changing Governance of Local Economies: Responses of European Local Production Systems

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199259403
eISBN:
9780191603020
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199259402.003.0019
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter synthesizes the results of the four case studies discussed in chapters fifteen to eighteen. It identifies the similarities in the conditions that explain territorial concentrations in ... More


High-Tech Districts

Carlo Trigilia

in Changing Governance of Local Economies: Responses of European Local Production Systems

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199259403
eISBN:
9780191603020
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199259402.003.0014
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter presents the theoretical background for the four case studies discussed in chapters fifteen to eighteen, which focus on the success stories of high-tech local systems: the media industry ... More


Introduction

D. Hugh Whittaker

in Comparative Entrepreneurship: The UK, Japan, and the Shadow of Silicon Valley

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199563661
eISBN:
9780191701887
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199563661.003.0010
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business

Do entrepreneurs everywhere share the same goals? Are entrepreneurship processes similar and equally collaborative? Or does the environment dictate all these aspects for entrepreneurship? This book ... More


Recombinant Governance Mechanisms

Colin Crouch

in Capitalist Diversity and Change: Recombinant Governance and Institutional Entrepreneurs

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199286652
eISBN:
9780191713354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199286652.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy

This chapter presents some examples of compound and recombinant governance in action. The former is depicted through an account of the institutions that govern the high-tech sectors ... More


Recovering from Success: Innovation and Technology Management in Japan

D. Hugh Whittaker and Robert E. Cole (eds)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199297320
eISBN:
9780191711237
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199297320.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

How did Japan fall from challenger to US hegemonic leadership in the high tech industries in the 1980s to stumbling giant by the turn of the last century? What did it do about it? This book examines ... More


From Underdogs to Tigers: The Rise and Growth of the Software Industry in Brazil, China, India, Ireland, and Israel

Ashish Arora and Alfonso Gambardella (eds)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199275601
eISBN:
9780191705823
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199275601.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business

In 1980, the Indian software industry was practically non-existent. By the 1990s, the industry was one of the largest employers in manufacturing. Similar patterns of growth can be found in other ... More


Grenoble Valley

Aniello Valeria

in Changing Governance of Local Economies: Responses of European Local Production Systems

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2006
ISBN:
9780199259403
eISBN:
9780191603020
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199259402.003.0018
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter examines the high-tech industry in Grenoble. The Grenoble case confirms the heterogeneity of governance models. Both local and global actors participate in the production of a simple, ... More


The Chinese Export Bundles: Patterns, Puzzles, and Possible Explanations

Zhi Wang and Shang‐Jin Wei

in Emerging Giants: China and India in the World Economy

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
September 2010
ISBN:
9780199575077
eISBN:
9780191722141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199575077.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, South and East Asia

China's exports have become increasingly sophisticated. This has generated anxiety in developed countries as the competitive pressure may be increasingly felt outside labor-intensive industries. ... More


Organizational and Institutional Genesis: The Emergence of High-Tech Clusters in the Life Sciences

Walter W. Powell, Kelley Packalen, and Kjersten Whittington

in The Emergence of Organizations and Markets

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691148670
eISBN:
9781400845552
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691148670.003.0014
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

This chapter examines eleven regions in the United States in the 1980s and 1990s that were all rich in resources—ideas, money, and skills—which might have led to the formation of life sciences ... More


The Paradox of High-Tech Corporatism

Darius Ornston

in When Small States Make Big Leaps: Institutional Innovation and High-Tech Competition in Western Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450921
eISBN:
9780801465963
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450921.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

Many western European economies traditionally relied on institutionalized cooperation among state actors and encompassing producer associations (industry and labor) to manage economic adjustment. ... More


A Low-End Producer in High-Tech Markets: Economic Adjustment in Ireland

Darius Ornston

in When Small States Make Big Leaps: Institutional Innovation and High-Tech Competition in Western Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450921
eISBN:
9780801465963
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450921.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter focuses on Ireland, which also relied on neo-corporatist bargaining to facilitate entry into new high-tech industries. Despite being more specialized than Denmark in high-tech industries ... More


Immigrant Entrepreneurs and Innovation in the US High-Tech Sector

J. David Brown, John S. Earle, Mee Jung Kim, and Kyung Min Lee

in The Roles of Immigrants and Foreign Students in US Science, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780226695624
eISBN:
9780226695761
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226695761.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

We estimate differences in innovation behavior between foreign versus U.S.-born entrepreneurs in high-tech industries. Our data come from the Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs, a random sample of firms ... More


The Crisis of Low-Tech Production in Denmark, Finland, and Ireland

Darius Ornston

in When Small States Make Big Leaps: Institutional Innovation and High-Tech Competition in Western Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450921
eISBN:
9780801465963
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450921.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter provides a foundation for the rest of the book by demonstrating how conservative corporatism (and liberalism in Ireland) inhibited high-tech competition. It also identifies the ... More


The Emergence of Organizations and Markets

John F. Padgett and Walter W. Powell

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691148670
eISBN:
9781400845552
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691148670.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Economic Sociology

The social sciences have sophisticated models of choice and equilibrium but little understanding of the emergence of novelty. Where do new alternatives, new organizational forms, and new types of ... More


Don't Blame Us: Suburban Liberals and the Transformation of the Democratic Party

Lily Geismer

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691157238
eISBN:
9781400852420
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691157238.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

This book traces the reorientation of modern liberalism and the Democratic Party away from their roots in labor union halls of northern cities to white-collar professionals in postindustrial ... More


Silicon Prairie

Carrie M. Lane

in A Company of One: Insecurity, Independence, and the New World of White-Collar Unemployment

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449642
eISBN:
9780801460791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449642.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This chapter provides a history of high-technology industries in Dallas, from their postwar origins in manufacturing, through the boom and bust of the computing, telecommunications, and dot-com ... More


When Small States Make Big Leaps: Institutional Innovation and High-Tech Competition in Western Europe

Darius Ornston

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450921
eISBN:
9780801465963
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450921.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

At the close of the twentieth century, Denmark, Finland, and Ireland emerged as unlikely centers for high-tech competition. This book reveals how these historically low-tech countries managed to ... More


From Social Protection to Skill Formation: Diversified High-Tech Production in Denmark

Darius Ornston

in When Small States Make Big Leaps: Institutional Innovation and High-Tech Competition in Western Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450921
eISBN:
9780801465963
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450921.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter turns to Denmark in order to understand the circumstances under which countries might successfully implement sweeping creative corporatist reforms in the labor market. Like Finland, ... More


From Price-Fixing Cartels to Research Consortia: Rapid Restructuring in Finland

Darius Ornston

in When Small States Make Big Leaps: Institutional Innovation and High-Tech Competition in Western Europe

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801450921
eISBN:
9780801465963
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801450921.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

In the 1970s, Finland was one of Europe's least innovative countries, but by the end of the 1990s, it was a high-tech leader. This chapter demonstrates how Finland leapfrogged radiotelephone ... More


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