Enhancing industrial space competitiveness (SSP19)
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Books to start with
Rishank, S. 2018 Enhancing industrial space competitiveness: global trends and local positioning - a case study of Alsace. Strasbourg: International Space University
2014. Evaluation of socio-economic impacts from space activities in the EU : final report. European Commission
2014. Futron's 2014 Space Competitiveness Index : a comparative analysis of how countries invest in and benefit from space industry. Futron
Dallago, B. and Guglielmetti, C., 2011. Local economies and global competitiveness. Palgrave Macmillan
2019. National space strategy for enterprise 2019-2025 : project Ireland 2040. Dublin : Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation; Government of Ireland
Reading list - Newspace
Polverari, L and Bachtler, Jo.. Assessing the evidence: the evaluation of regional policy in Europe. Glascow: European Policies Research Centre. [Accessed online 02/07/2019]
Polverari, L, Bachtler John and van der Zwet, A., 2015. Evaluating the effectiveness of regional policy. Glascow: European Policies Research Centre. [Accessed online 02/07/2019]
Niebler, A., 2013. EU space industrial policy, releasing the potential for growth in the space sector. European Parliament [Accessed online 02/07/2019]
Hayward, F., 2013. The Chinese aerospace industry: a background paper. London: The Royal Aeronautical Society. [Accessed online 02/07/2019]
Suggested article databases
EBSCO EDS is an online research tool that "pulls together" many external sources so that they can be explorer using a single search box . In other words, rather than searching several sources, you can do and EDS search and get a single list of results coming from various sources. In fact, you could think of EDS as the Library's version of Google.
Jane's Space Systems and Industry Directory
"Jane's Space Systems and Industry" enables you to identify thousands of commercial and defence applications of space technology. Key objectives, developments and technical specifications of available vehicles and systems are reviewed and placed in context, together with relevant illustrations. Supplier and manufacturer listings support your market research and procurement requirements. Major space operators and customers are also listed.
Articles from scholarly journals published by Elsevier. Includes physical sciences and engineering, life sciences, health sciences, social sciences and humanities.
Articles from scholarly journals published by Springer. Covers astronomy, biomedical sciences, business and management, chemistry, computer science, earth sciences & geography, economics, energy, engineering, environmental sciences, law, materials, medicine, phylosophy, physics, social sciences and statistics.
Web of science
Web Of Science is a citation index that provides a comprehensive citation search. It gives access to multiple databases that reference cross-disciplinary research, which allows for in-depth exploration of specialized sub-fields within an academic or scientific discipline.
(On-campus access only )
Hundreds of academic journals in full text. Includes access to scholarly journal titles on the subject of business. Offers articles on the subjects of business, development studies, economics, finance, labor and employment relations, management and organizational behavior and marketing and advertising.
(On campus access only)
Large collection of on-line economics working papers and journal articles in economics and related sciences.
Economics of innovation and new technology
Entrepreneurship & regional development
Harvard Business review
Industry and innovation
Industry and higher education
International journal of innovation and regional development
Journal of industry, competition and trade
Regions, economy and society
Harvard Business Review
Satellite markets and Research
The European Panel of Space SMEs Associations (SME4SPACE)
European Association of Remote Sensing Companies (EARSC)
European Association of the Space Manufacturing Industry (EUROSPACE)
World Bank economic prospects
BBC country profiles
CIA World Fact Book
OECD reviews of regional innovation
Satellite Industry Association
Spacebiz Guide Industry News
Satellite Industry Links
Doing Business (World Bank)
Global Competitiveness report 2018 (world Bank)
World competitiveness yearbook 2019
Astronautics and state--
New business enterprises
Juan Tan, Author | Illkirch-Graffenstaden (France) : International Space University | 2017
Andrew Godefroy, Author | New York, NY : Springer | Springer-Praxis books in space exploration | 2017