Coffee Break With Researchers -Elvira Uyarra: Public procurement, innovation and industrial policy

Uyarra E., Zabala-Iturriagagoitia J.M., Flanagan K. & Magro E. (2020) Public procurement, innovation and industrial policy: Rationales, roles, capabilities and implementation. Research Policy, 49(1). The interviewee Elvira Uyarra Reader in Innovation Studies and Co-Director of the Manchester Institute of Innovation Research  Hi, welcome to coffee break with researchers. Today I’m at the Regional Innovation […]

Coffee Break with Researchers – Stuart Dawley: Strategic couplings in global production networks.

This article aims to unpack and analyse the institutional and political dynamics of strategic coupling from a host region perspective, adopting an actor-centred approach that focuses on regional institutions’ efforts to attract and embed lead firm investments within global production networks. We are particularly concerned with understanding the strategic agency and shifting coalitions of actors […]