Success Factors of Economic Clusters

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Success Factors of Economic Clusters
Vishal Acharya, Consultant, India

Economic clusters are geographic concentrations of interconnected companies, specialized suppliers, service providers, and associated institutions in a particular field that are present in a nation or region...
What makes economic clusters successful?Developing and strengthening of clusters is an important agenda for governments, companies, and other institutions.
But why do some clusters fare better than others?
Why do some clusters fail to perform to their full potential or to achieve the desired results, whereas similar ones or even ones with lesser resources perform better?
I wonder what are the most important success factors for clusters? Is it the natural endowments, infrastructure, finance, human capital, cultural capital, knowledge or the combination of one or more.
Is it the intervention from outside or the resources with... Register

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Digitol Onyango Okech, Accountant, Kenya
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Edith Ohri, Israel
Too many assumption get into the models that creat...

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Marais, Student (MBA), United Kingdom
A combination of factors is certainly the reason w...

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Timmy Baksh, Analyst, Trinidad and Tobago
Quite right... There must be a combination of fact...


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Steve Neighbors, Strategy Consultant, United States
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Juan Manuel Matallana, Student (MBA), Colombia
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Leodegardo M. Pruna, Professor, Philippines
There's always a competitive factor between par...

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R Rengarajan, Analyst, India
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Vishal Acharya, Consultant, India
@Marais: The clu...

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VENKATESH, Manager, India
Marais said rightly that regulation does play a im...



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SAMUEL NDUATI MBUGUA, Management Consultant, Kenya
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Leodegardo M. Pruna, Professor, Philippines
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Kari MIkkela, Director, Finland
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Jonathan Ekambi, Strategy Consultant, Kenya
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Francisco Corma Canos, Consultant, Spain
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Zacharia Marimo, HR Consultant, Zimbabwe
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Tafadzwa Gabaza, Strategy Consultant, Zimbabwe
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Belay Gezahegn, Director, Ethiopia
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Angel Arbonies, Business Consultant, Spain
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R Rengarajan, Analyst, India
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Augusto Carreira, Partner, Portugal
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Anand H, Other, India
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Jagdish B Acharya, Consultant, India
The clusters also follow life model and suc...

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Makhosana Siphengane, CEO, South Africa
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M.B. Mphahlele, Consultant, South Africa
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Oscar Haupt, Strategy Consultant, Mexico
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Y Srinivas rao, Manager, India
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Hector Soto, Director, Mexico
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Marcelino Pandin, Teacher, Indonesia
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KATHRYN STEINER, MBA, Entrepreneur, United States
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Richard-Marc Lacasse, Professor, Canada
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Ravi Java, Manager, India
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