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International Journal of Knowledge-Based Development

International Journal of Knowledge-Based Development (IJKBD)

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  • Computer Modelling and Identification of Factors Important for the Success of Business Clusters.   Order a copy of this article
    by Mousa Al-kfairy, Souheil Khaddaj, Robert B. Mellor 
    Abstract: Business clusters are often intended to provide the environment needed to stimulate the financial growth of corporate inhabitants. This study identifies factors influencing the growth of high-technology firms by analysing a longitudinal dataset from Ratsit database for both on- and off-cluster firms with industrial code 62x (computing and related industries) in Mj
    Keywords: Business Clusters; Innovation Networks; Science Parks; Success Indicators; Success Factors.

  • Global pipelines and absorptive capacity: insights from the clustered firms at S   Order a copy of this article
    by Vinicius Farias Moreira, Jose Luis Hervas-Oliver, Adriana Fumi Chim-Miki, Walter Fernando Araújo De Moares 
    Abstract: This study verified if the knowledge provides by global pipelines is absorbed by clustered firms contributes to minimizing both local and clusters asymmetries. We studied one of the most important agricultural barns of Brazil, the Fruit-growing Cluster S
    Keywords: Cluster; Global Pipelines; Absorptive Capacity; Asymmetries.