The Fundamentals of Innovation System Promotion for Development Practitioners August 20, 2012

By:Dr. Shawn Cunningham

This book introduces the fundamental principles of understanding, diagnosing and improving innovation systems. The book is not about innovation ... more

Reducing Red Tape February 17, 2012

By:Shawn Cunningham and Mattia Wegmann

This book is a collaboration between Mattia Wegmann and Shawn Cunningham. It is a practical book on how local stakeholders can identify and ... more

Understanding Market Failures  February 17, 2012

By:Shawn Cunningham

This is the long awaited monograph on Understanding Market Failures in an Economic Development context by Shawn Cunningham more

Category: Working Papers

The Local Business Environment and Local Economic Development: Comparing Approaches April 27, 2007

By:Doug Hindson, Jörg Meyer-Stamer

Working Paper 11 more

Category: PACA News

PACA News #13 April 01, 2007

Tourism in Da Nang -- Cutfoliage in Sri Lanka -- Kaliziso, Uganda more

Category: Working Papers

Designing a Regional Development Agency: Options and Choices April 01, 2007

By:Jörg Meyer-Stamer

Working Paper 10 more

Promotion of Technology and Innovation in the Context of “Sustainable Economic Development” March 01, 2007

By:Jörg Meyer-Stamer

gtz publication more

Linking Value Chain Analysis and the “Making Markets work better for the Poor” Concept February 01, 2007

By:Jörg Meyer-Stamer, Frank Wältring

At first glance, the “Making Market Systems Work Better for the Poor” approach (M4P) and the value chain approach appear to be incompatible. However, a closer look reveals that the M4P literature paints a differentiated picture of markets, which is informed by the analysis of real markets, ... more

Category: Case Studies

Regional Economic Potential Analysis February 01, 2007

By:Christian Schoen

A case study from Vietnam

Category: Working Papers

Benchmarking Territorial Competitiveness February 01, 2007

By:Ulrich Harmes-Liedtke

Working Paper 09 more

Category: PACA News

PACA News #12 December 01, 2006

PACA network in Indonesia -- Compass -- Cross border issues in SE Europe -- TCI Conference in Lyon more

Making market systems work? For the poor? December 01, 2006

By:Jörg Meyer-Stamer

Published in Small Enterprise Development, Vol. 17, December 2006, No. 4 more

Category: Working Papers

Participatory Appraisal of Competitive Advantage (PACA): Launching Local Economic Development Initiatives October 27, 2006

By:Jörg Meyer-Stamer

Working Paper 01 (revised version) more

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