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New Perspectives on Industrial Policy for a Modern Britain


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1: David Bailey, Keith Cowling, and Philip Tomlinson: Introduction: New Perspectives on Industrial Policy for a Modern Britain Part 1. Perspectives on Industrial Policy 2: Christos Pitelis: DIP-ly Speaking: Debunking 10 Myths and a Business Strategy-Informed Developmental Industrial Policy 3: David Coates: Industrial Policy: International Experiences 4: Andrew Bowman, Julie Froud, Sukhdev Johal, Adam Leaver, and Karel Williams: Reframing Industrial Policy 5: Mushtaq Khan: The Role of Industrial Policy: Lessons from Asia Part 2. Finance for Industry, Entrepreneurship, and Innovation 6: Malcolm Sawyer: Finance and Industrial Strategy 7: Jonathan Michie: Financial Architecture and Industrial Policy: Alternative Ownership Structures and the Role of Mutuals 8: Gordon Murray, Weixi Liu, and Marc Cowling: Harnessing the Private Sector to Enhance Industrial Innovation 9: Mariana Mazzucato: How to Make 'Smart' Innovation-Led Growth also 'Inclusive' Growth Part 3. Employment Issues and Industrial Policy 10: Francis Green and Geoff Mason: Skills and Training for a more Innovation-Intensive Economy 11: Phillip Brown, Sin Yi Cheung, and Hugh Lauder: Beyond a Human Capital Approach to Education and the Labour Market: The Case for Industrial Policy 12: Janet Williamson and Tim Page: Workers' Voice in Company Decision-Making 13: Paul Latreille and Richard Saundry: Employment Rights and Industrial Policy Part 4. Industrial Policy and Regional Development 14: David Bailey, Keith Cowling, and Philip Tomlinson: An Industrial Strategy for UK Cities 15: David Bailey, Paul Hildreth, and Lisa De Propis: Mind the Gap! What might a Place-Based Industrial and Regional Policy look like? Part 5. Regulation, FDI, and Industrial Policy 16: Michael Waterson: Regulation and Governance of the Public Utilities 17: Nigel Driffield, Sandra Lancheros, and Yama Temouri: Refining Inward Investment Policy: Maximising the Returns to Limited Funds 18: Ajit Singh, Gurmail Singh, David Bailey, and Helena Lenihan: Takeovers and Takeover Policy Part 6. Industrial Policy and Sustainable Development 19: Karl Aiginger: Industrial Policy for a Sustainable Growth Path 20: Dan Coffey and Carole Thornley: Industrial Policy: A Green Agenda

About the Author

David Bailey is Professor of Industrial Strategy at the Aston Business School. He has written extensively on industrial and regional policy, especially in relation to manufacturing and the auto industry. His recent research has been funded by a number of state and private organisations including the ESRC. He recently undertook an INTERREG project on the role of FDI in cluster upgrading, and is an Area Coordinator (on industrial policy) for the FP7 project WWW for Europe (Welfare, Wealth, Work). He is a regular blogger, newspaper columnist, and media commentator. He was Chair of the Regional Studies Association over 2006-12 and is now an Honorary Vice-Chair, and an Editor of the journals Regional Studies and Policy Studies. Keith Cowling is Emeritus Professor of Economics at the University of Warwick. His main research interests are in industrial organisation and the deficiencies of monopoly capitalism. He has played significant roles as an industrial policy advisor and published extensively in the fields of industrial economics and policy. He was the founding Editor of International Journal of Industrial Organisation and is author of several books, including Monopoly Capitalism (MacMillan, 1982) and (with Roger Sugden), Beyond Capitalism: Towards a New World Economic Order (Pinter Press, 1994). He was an early President of the European Association for Research in Industrial Economics (EARIE) and a founding member of the European Union Network for Industrial Policy (EUNIP). Philip Tomlinson is Associate Professor in Business Economics at the University of Bath School of Management, where he is also a convenor for the Institute for Policy Research (IPR). His research interests predominantly focus upon economic governance, regional development and industrial policy, where he has published extensively in some of the world's leading academic journals. He also co-edited Crisis or Recovery in Japan: State and Industrial Economy (2007, Edward Elgar, with David Bailey and Dan Coffey) and has contributed to several edited volumes. He has addressed the All Party Parliamentary Manufacturing Group on industrial policy and also worked closely with the British Ceramic Confederation on issues relating to the development of the ceramics industry.

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