The Geographic Distribution of Skills and Environmentally Innovative Firms in Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Finland

Christian Richter Østergaard, Jacob Rubæk Holm, Eric Iversen, Torben Schubert, Asgeir Skålholt, Markku Sotarauta, Toni Saarivirta, Nina Suvinen

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Abstrakt

The purpose of this report is to identify the regional distribution of green skills in the Nordic countries and analyze whether these are important for firms’ introduction of eco-innovations. The report draws on a combination of firm-level survey data on eco-innovations linked with employer-employee census data from Denmark, Sweden, Finland, and Norway.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
Antal sider75
StatusUdgivet - 2019

Bibliografisk note

This report is part of the Geography of Nordic Sustainability Transitions (GONST) project. In the project, researchers from Lund University; Aalborg University; Tampere University; the Nordic Institute for Studies in Innovation, Research and Education; SINTEF; and the Technical University of Denmark asked "Where does the green economy grow?" The project is funded by the Nordic Green Growth Research and Innovation Programme in cooperation with NordForsk, Nordic Innovation, and Nordic Energy Research (grant no. 83130).

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