The Economic Impact of Knowledge ClustersPosted: June 7, 2012
By Richard Florida
Published: June 7, 2012
Knowledge in Cities: that’s the title of a new study published in the May 2012 issue of the journal Urban Studies. Knowledge is a key factor in the growth and development of cities and metros and of the economy as a whole. And the study breaks new ground by identifying 11 distinct knowledge clusters and tracking which have the biggest effect on regional economic growth.