Review and Future Prospects of Research on Innovative Cluster in China and Overseas

Fei SHI, Konglai ZHU


The essay summarizes connotation and characteristics of innovation cluster based on the research of scholars at home and abroad from the point of cooperation and linkages, technology and innovation. Besides, it combs the research which is from scholars at home and abroad about the formation mechanism of innovation cluster, and then discusses the current situation of the theory and practice innovation cluster at home and abroad. It is concluded that current research is short of empirical research and existing theory can not efficiently instruct the practice. So the author puts forward his own suggestions and the prospect of the future.


Innovation clusters; Evaluation system; Quantitative measure

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