China’s Regional Innovation Environment Evaluation

Ping SHI, Danni TANG, Yong WANG

Abstract


On the base of monitoring China’s regional environmental quality and analyzing soft power of innovation environment, the authors make a comprehensive evaluation on China’s 31 provinces’ regional innovation environment in four levels: basic environment, organizational environment, cultural environment and information environment. The study shows that the innovation environment in East Coast is the best; the Central and Northeastern regions are moderate; while the innovation environment of the West is worse than the other three regions. Also, the policy recommendations to enhance innovation environment quality of the West have been proposed.

Keywords


Regional innovation environment; Integrated utility value; Policy recommendations

Full Text:

PDF

References


Amir, A. F., Thiruchelvam, K., & Boon-Kwee, N. (2013). Understanding the regional innovation support systems in developing countries: The state of Sabah in Malaysia. International Development Planning Review, 35(1), 41-66. doi: 10.3828/idpr.2013.4
Huang, Y. L., Li, Q., & Li, Z. (2011). Provincial comparative study of regional innovation environment based on Factor Analysis. Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, (2), 86-92. (In Chinese).
Kaufmann, A., & Todtling, F. (2000). Systems of innovation in traditional industrial regions: the case of styria in a comparative perspective. Regional Studies, 34(1), 29-40.
Li, L., & Chen, W. T. (2009). Analysis of regional innovation environment differences. China Science and Technology Forum, (7), 94-99. (In Chinese).
Liu, X. L., & Chen, A. (2013). China’s regional innovation capability report 2011. Beijing: Science Press. (In Chinese).
Ma, G. Y. (2010). China’s regional knowledge innovation capability assess: Based on a factor analysis methodology. Management Science and Engineering, 4(1), 26-33.
Saxenian, A. (1994). Regional advantage: Culture and competition in silicon valley and route 128. Cambridge: Harvard University Press.
Shi, P., Han, X. F., & Song, W. F. (2011). Analysis of TFP growth characteristics and spatial variance in China’s research and innovation. Science of Science and Management, (1), 35-39. (In Chinese).
Xue, F. P. (2007). Chinese provincial regional innovation environment analysis. Qingdao Agricultural University, (6), 45-48. (In Chinese).
Yue, H., & Zhang, Z. Y. (2008). Relationship between R&D investment, innovation environment and regional innovation capability: 1997-2006. Modern Economic Science, (11), 110-116. (In Chinese).




DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3968/3949

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.



Share us to:   


Reminder

  • How to do online submission to another Journal?
  • If you have already registered in Journal A, then how can you submit another article to Journal B? It takes two steps to make it happen:

1. Register yourself in Journal B as an Author

  • Find the journal you want to submit to in CATEGORIES, click on “VIEW JOURNAL”, “Online Submissions”, “GO TO LOGIN” and “Edit My Profile”. Check “Author” on the “Edit Profile” page, then “Save”.

2. Submission

  • Go to “User Home”, and click on “Author” under the name of Journal B. You may start a New Submission by clicking on “CLICK HERE”.


We only use three mailboxes as follows to deal with issues about paper acceptance, payment and submission of electronic versions of our journals to databases:
caooc@hotmail.com; mse@cscanada.net; mse@cscanada.org

 Articles published in Management Science and Engineering are licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 (CC-BY).

 MANAGEMENT SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING Editorial Office

Address: 9375 Rue de Roissy Brossard, Québec, J4X 3A1, Canada

Telephone: 1-514-558 6138
Http://www.cscanada.net Http://www.cscanada.org

Copyright © 2010 Canadian Research & Development Centre of Sciences and Cultures