How Networking and Social Embeddedness Make Entrepreneurs Successful in Medium-Sized Cities of Peripheral Areas: A Location Case-Study in Brittany (France)

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Baudelle , Guy; Krauss , Gerhard; Marinos , Clément; (2017)
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
  • Subject: innovation | peripheral location | JEL: R - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics | embeddedness | entrepreneurship | JEL : R - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics | networks | [ SHS.ARCHI ] Humanities and Social Sciences/Architecture, space management | [SHS.ARCHI]Humanities and Social Sciences/Architecture, space management | [ SHS.ECO ] Humanities and Social Sciences/Economies and finances | [SHS.GESTION]Humanities and Social Sciences/Business administration | JEL : O - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth | [SHS.ECO]Humanities and Social Sciences/Economies and finances | JEL: O - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth | [ SHS.GESTION ] Humanities and Social Sciences/Business administration

International audience; According to the mainstream literature in economic geography, agglomeration economies are so powerful drivers for polarization in the larger metro areas that a center-periphery pattern is almost inescapable, making any peripheral location clearly... View more