Creativity as an integral element of social capital and its role for economic performance

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Westlund , Hans; Andersson, Martin; Karlsson, Charlie;
(2013)
  • Subject: Creativity; social capital; norms; values; attitudes; institutions; networks; innovation; entrepreneurship; economic performance; economic growth
    • jel: jel:R11 | jel:D80 | jel:L26 | jel:L14 | jel:O43 | jel:O31

In this paper, we focus on the connections between creativity, social capital and economic performance and growth. Our working hypothesis is that both creativity and social capital influences the economy, both each per se, but also through their influence on each other.... View more
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