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Book Chapters and Conference Proceedings

“Common Innovation: The Oldest Species of Innovation?”, in B. Godin, D. Vinck and G. Gaglio (eds.), Handbook of Alternative Theories of Innovation, Cheltenham and Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar Publishing (forthcoming)

(with R. Lambert) “Standards and Innovation: A Brief Survey of Empirical Evidence and Transmission Mechanisms”, in R. Hawkins, K. Blind and R. Page (eds.), Handbook of Standards and Innovation, Edward Elgar Publishing (2017)

"Technical Standards and Trade: A Greater Role for the SDO", East-West Center Workshop on Mega-Regionalism - New Challenges for Trade and Innovation. Available at SSRN: (2016)

"Innovation and the Division of Labour", in T.S. Pitsis (ed.), The Handbook of Organizational and Managerial Innovation, Edward Elgar Publishing (2013)

(with N. Pandit and G.A.S. Cook)  “Clustering in Financial Services”, in C. Karlsson (ed.) Handbook of Research on Cluster Theory, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (2008)

(with D. Birke) “Network effects in mobile telephony”, Contribution to the White Paper on Competition and Regulation with Asymmetries in Mobile Markets, Eds. Laurent Benzoni and Patrice Geoffron (2007)

(with D. Birke) “Network effects and the choice of mobile phone operator”, in U. Cantner and F. Malerba (eds.) Innovation, Industrial Dynamics and Structural Transformation: Schumpeterian Legacies, Springer, pp. 109-128 (2007)

“Cluster and Hinterland: When is a proactive cluster policy appropriate?” in R. Martin, P. Cooke and B. Asheim (eds.), Clusters and Regional Development: Critical Reflections and Explorations, London: Routledge (2006)

“Is the World Flat or Round? Mapping Changes in the Taste for Art”, in C. Antonelli, D. Foray, B. Hall and E. Steinmueller (eds.) New Frontiers In The Economics Of Innovation And New Technology: Essays in Honour of Paul A. David, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (2006)

“Place is what we think with: Spatial History, Intellectual Capital and Competitive Distinction” in G. Vertova (ed.) The Changing Economic Geography of Globalisation, London: Routledge (2006)

(with P. Temple and M. Shurmer) “Standards and Trade Performance:  The British Experience” in S. Henson and J. S. Wilson (eds.) The WTO and Technical Barriers to Trade, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (2005)

“High Technology Clusters: Specialisation and Interaction”, in A. Quadrio Curzio and M. Fortis (eds.), Research and Technological Innovation: The Challenge for a New Europe, Berlin and Heidelberg: Springer (2005)

(with R. Baptista)  "Do Firms in Clusters Innovate More ?" in J. Cantwell (ed.) Globalization and the Location of Firms, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (2004)

(with M. Prevezer)  "A Comparison of the Dynamics of Industrial Clustering in Computing and Biotechnology", in J. Cantwell (ed.) Globalization and the Location of Firms, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (2004)

“Funding Basic Research: When is Public Finance Preferable to Attainable Club Good Solutions?”  in A. Geuna, A. Salter and W.E. Steinmueller (eds.) Science and Innovation: Rethinking the Rationales for Funding and Governance, Edward Elgar Publishing (2003)

"There's More to the Economics of Consumption than (Almost) Unconstrained Utility Maximization", in A. McMeekin, K. Green, M. Tomlinson, V. Walsh (eds.), Innovation by Demand: Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Study of Demand and its Role in Innovation, Manchester University Press (2002)

(with T. Watts) "Visualisation Needs Vision: The Pre-Paradigmatic Character of Virtual Reality" in S. Woolgar (ed.) The Virtual Society? Technology, Cyberbole, Reality, Oxford University Press (2002)

(with R.J. Stone) "Virtually a Market?  Selling Practice and the Diffusion of Virtual Reality" in K. M. Stanney (ed.) Handbook of Virtual Environments, Mahwah, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates (2002)

(with C. Beaudry and S. Breschi) "Clusters, Innovation and Growth: A Comparative Study of 2 European Countries", in J.H. Dunning and J-L. Mucchielli (eds.), Multinational Firms: The Global-Local Dilemma, Routledge (2001)

"The Demand for Distinction and the Evolution of the Prestige Car", in U. Witt (ed.) Escaping Satiation: The Demand Side of Economic Growth, Springer-Verlag (2001)

"Innovation and the Size of Industrial Clusters in Europe" in A. Gambardella and F. Malerba (eds.)  The Organisation of Economic Innovation in Europe, Cambridge University Press (1999)

"Marshall’s Consumer as an Innovator"  in S. Dow and P. Earl (eds.)  Economic Organisation and Economic Knowledge: Essays in Honour of Brian Loasby,  Edward Elgar Publishers (1999)

"The Internet and the Distribution of Economic Activity"  in S. Macdonald, J. Nightingale and D. Allen (eds.)  Information and Organisation: A Tribute to the Work of Don Lamberton, Elsevier (1999)

"Product Competition in Microprocessors", in M. Carter, M. Casson and V. Suneja (eds.) The Economics Of Marketing, The International Library of Critical Writings in Economics, 95, Cheltenham: Edward Elgar (1998)

(with R. Cowan and W. Cowan)  "Interacting Consumers, Externalities and Waves in Demand"   in F.Schweitzer and G. Silverberg (eds.)  Evolution und Selbstorganisation in der Okonomie, Berlin:  Duncker and Humblot (1998)

"Innovation in Consumption and Economic Growth"  in J. Michie and J. Grieve Smith (eds.)  Globalization, Growth and Governance, Oxford University Press (1998)

"Rapid Technological Change, Shorter Business Horizons and Under-Investment"  in R. Coombs, K. Green, A. Richards and V. Walsh (eds.), Technological Change and Organisation, Edward Elgar (1998)

"David and Goliath: To Compete or to Sell?" in R. Oakey (ed.) New Technology Based Firms in the 1990s: Volume 4,   London: Paul Chapman Publishing (1998)

"Quality and British Industrial Competitiveness"  in A. Buxton, P. Chapman and P. Temple (eds.)  British Economic Performance, Routledge, 2nd Edition (1997)

"Technological Change", Chapter 5 (pp. 95-113) in D. M. Lamberton (ed.), The New Frontiers of Communications Policy  Amsterdam: Elsevier/North-Holland (1997)

"Reaching Compromise in Standards Setting Institutions" in G. Pogorel (ed.) Global Telecommunications Strategies and Technological Change,  Elsevier (1994)

"Product Evolution and the Rise and Fall of Industrial Clusters" in Proceedings of the EUNETICS Conference on Evolutionary Economics of Technological Change, Volume 2, 1411-1436, European Parliament, Strasbourg (1994)

"User Needs for Standards: How Can We Ensure that User Votes are Counted?" in B. Meek et al (eds.) User Needs in Information Technology Standards, Butterworth/Heinemann (1993)

"Standards, Beneficial Competition, and Market Failure" in The Value of Competition, Observatory Giordano Dell'Amore, Milan (1993)

(with D.K. Stout) "The Non-Price Competitiveness of British Firms" in K. Hughes (ed.) The Future of UK Industrial Competitiveness, Policy Studies Institute (1993)

"Standards and the Growth of a Software Network", in J. Berg and H. Schumny (eds.), An Analysis of the IT Standardisation Process, Amsterdam, Elsevier Science Publishers (1990)

"Resources for Standardisation", in J. Berg and H. Schumny (eds.), An Analysis of the IT Standardisation Process, Amsterdam, Elsevier Science Publishers (1990)

"Standards in Information and Communications Technology: Consensus, Institutions and Markets", in Locksley G. (ed.), Information and Communication Technologies and the Single European Market, Frances Pinter Publishers (1990)

"Ragnar Frisch" in B. Katz (ed.) The Nobel Laureates in Economics, Garland (1989)

"Industry Standard Microprocessors and the Strategy of Second Source Production" in H. L. Gabel (ed.)  Product Standardisation and Competitive Strategy, Amsterdam: North Holland (1987)