Østergaard, Christian Richter; Holm, Jacob Rubæk; Iversen, Eric; Schubert, Torben; Skålholt, Asgeir; Sotarauta, Markku; Saarivirta, Toni; Suvinen, Nina (2019). The Geographic Distribution of Skills and Environmental Innovative Firms in Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland. GONST project WP 2 report.
Sotarauta, M. & Suvinen, N. (2019) Towards Generative Place Leadership: Policy Platforms and Innovation Ecosystems in Promotion of Green Growth. Sente Working Papers 44/2019. Tampere University; Tampere.
Beer, A., Ayres, S., Clower, T., Faller, F., Sancino, A. & Sotarauta, M. 2019. Place leadership and regional economic development: a framework for cross-regional analysis. Regional Studies, 53:2, 171-182.
Sotarauta, M. 2018. Place leadership for Regional Innovation. Sente Working Papers 43/2018. Faculty of Management, University of Tampere; Tampere.
Small piece on issues potentially trapping smart specialisation from HERE
Cai, Y., Normann, R., Pinheiro, R. & Sotarauta, M. 2018. Economic specialization and diversification at the country and regional level: introducing a conceptual framework to study innovation policy logics. European Planning Studies. https://doi.org/10.1080/09654313.2018.1529142
Kurikka, H., Kolehmainen, J. & Sotarauta, M. 2018. Constructing Regional Resilience in a Knowledge Economy Crisis: The Case of the Nokia-led ICT Industry. In Benneworth, P. (ed.) Universities and Regional Economic Development: Engaging with the Periphery. Routledge; Abingdon, Oxon.
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Sotarauta, M. 2018. Smart specialization and place leadership: dreaming about shared visions, falling into policy traps? Regional Studies, Regional Science, 5(1) 190-203
Beer, A., Ayres, S., Clower, T., Faller, F., Sancino, A. & Sotarauta, M. (2018). Place leadership and regional economic development: a framework for cross-regional analysis. Regional Studies, https://doi.org/10.1080/00343404.2018.1447662.