What Lies Beneath The Internationalization Of Firms In A Regional Innovation System?

Date Added: Apr 2011
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The aim of the paper is to identify the most efficient internationalization strategies of SMEs firms belonging to various industrial districts localized in a particularly dynamic Regional Innovation System (RIS) like that one of the Emilia Romagna, one of the most affluent and industrialized regions of Italy. By doing so, the authors investigate to which are the strategies adopted by SMEs industrial district firms to an access global suppliers and to enter into foreign markets.