• Actors and innovators in the circular bioeconomy: An integrated empirical approach to studying organic waste stream innovators 

      Iversen, Eric James; Capasso, Marco; Rørstad, Kristoffer (Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      This chapter addresses the need for a reliable way to identify actors in the‘bioeconomy’ and to take stock of the innovative activities they engage in, especially in terms of how these activities involve organic waste paths ...
    • Causal relations between knowledge-intensive business services and regional employment growth 

      Brenner, Thomas; Capasso, Marco; Duschl, Matthias; Frenken, Koen; Treibich, Tania (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2018)
      Causal relations between knowledge-intensive business services and regional employment growth. Regional Studies. This paper studies the causal relations between regional employment growth in knowledge-intensive business ...
    • Conclusions 

      Klitkou, Antje; Fevolden, Arne Martin; Capasso, Marco (Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      In the following sections we explain how the book has answered the raised expectations for the main thematic issues introduced in the first chapter, such as circularity across established sectors, regional embedding and ...
    • Empirical Research Avenues for Regional Policy Elaboration 

      Capasso, Marco; Iversen, Eric James; Klitkou, Antje; Sandven, Tore (NIFU Working Paper;2017:15, Working paper, 2017-12)
      This Working Paper presents the findings from an exploratory analysis financed by the FORINNPOL-programme (project no. 271925/O50) and the BIONÆR-programme (project no. 244249) under the Research Council of Norway (RCN). ...
    • From Waste to Value: Valorisation Pathways for Organic Waste Streams in Circular Bioeconomies 

      Klitkou, Antje; Fevolden, Arne Martin; Capasso, Marco (Book; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      From Waste to Value investigates how streams of organic waste and residues can be transformed into valuable products, to foster a transition towards a sustainable and circular bioeconomy. The studies are carried out within ...
    • Green growth – a synthesis of scientific findings 

      Capasso, Marco; Hansen, Teis; Heiberg, Jonas; Klitkou, Antje; Steen, Markus (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-07-02)
      Governments in countries across the world increasingly adopt the “green growth” discourse to underline their ambition for the greening of their economies. The central tenet of this narrative is the economic opportunities ...
    • Green growth in Nordic regions : Eight case studies 

      Andersen, Allan Dahl; Bugge, Markus; Capasso, Marco; Jolly, Suyash; Klitkou, Antje; Sotarauta, Markku; Steen, Markus; Suvinen, Nina (NIFU Working Paper;2019:7, Working paper, 2019-06)
      This working paper is an outcome of the research project “Where does the green economy grow? The Geography of Nordic Sustainability Transitions (GONST)”, funded by the Nordic Green Growth Research and Innovation Programme ...
    • Introduction 

      Klitkou, Antje; Fevolden, Arne Martin; Capasso, Marco (Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      Organic waste and other residual materials from bio-based industries and households are of increasing value in today’s economy. Substances that have long represented a cost to the economy are now becoming a valuable resource. ...
    • New path development for forest-based value creation in Norway 

      Klitkou, Antje; Capasso, Marco; Hansen, Teis; Szulecka, Julia (Chapter; Peer reviewed, 2019)
      This chapter focuses on path development in the forest-based industries of Norway, based on the valorisation of side-streams and residues. Forest-based value creation is one of the main avenues for the emerging bioeconomy ...
    • Regional policy development based on new research directions 

      Capasso, Marco; Iversen, Eric James; Klitkou, Antje; Sandven, Tore (NIFU Insight;2018-2, Others, 2018-05-29)
      Addressing climate change is one of the grand societal challenges of our time. It requires a concerted effort of innovation, industrial and environmental policy. In order to achieve green restructuring at regional level, ...
    • Videreutvikling av Campus Kristiansund : En kartlegging 

      Røsdal, Trude; Næss, Terje; Capasso, Marco; Solberg, Espen (NIFU-rapport;2018:17, Research report, 2018-05)
      På oppdrag fra Møre og Romsdal fylkeskommune har NIFU gjennomført en kartlegging med formål å synliggjøre mulige faglige satsningsområder for et framtidig Campus Kristiansund. Kartleggingen er gjort med utgangspunkt i ...
    • Which region to choose for an industrial policy? A research path to highlight restructuring opportunities 

      Capasso, Marco; Iversen, Eric James; Klitkou, Antje; Sandven, Tore (Journal article; Peer reviewed, 2019-03-18)
      Our study explores research avenues that can help policymakers to assess regional capabilities for ‘green’ economic restructuring. After reviewing the relevant literature, and envisioning research paths which consider both ...
    • Which Region to Choose for Implementing a Country's Industrial Policy? An Empirical Research Path to Highlight Regional Restructuring Opportunities 

      Capasso, Marco; Iversen, Eric James; Klitkou, Antje; Sandven, Tore (NIFU Report;2018:18, Research report, 2018-05)
      Addressing climate change is one of the grand societal challenges of our time. It requires a concerted effort of innovation, industrial and environmental policy. In order to achieve green restructuring at regional level, ...