Klepper lkp webb3 11-06-27

Nano-economics and the wealth of regions

Professor Steven Klepper, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, received the Global Award for Entrepreneurship Research in Stockholm from the hands of H.R.H. Prince Daniel on the ICSB-conference. The following week he visited the universities in Linköping and Gothenburg for lectures on Nano-economics and the wealth of regions.He discussed his work on the evolution of four great industry clusters: Silicon Valley; Detroit; Akron, Ohio, the historical center of tire production in the U.S.; and Bangladesh, which has emerged in recent years as a world-class center of cotton garment production.

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