Treating Patents as Relational Data: Knowledge Transfers and Spillovers across Italian Provinces
|Title||Treating Patents as Relational Data: Knowledge Transfers and Spillovers across Italian Provinces|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2011|
|Authors||Maggioni, MA, Uberti, TE, Usai, S|
|Journal||Industry and Innovation|
The paper applies a relational perspective to patent data in order to investigate the characteristics of innovation flows within and across 103 Italian NUTS3 regions (province).
|Keywords||italy, Network Analysis, Patents, regional innovation system, relational data, spatial econometrics|