Richard Florida

Martin Prosperity Institute, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

Director & Professor of Business and Creativity

105 St. George Street

Toronto, Ontario M5S 3E6 M5S1S4

Canada

New York University (NYU)

Global Research Professor

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20 Cooper Square 3rd Floor

New York, NY 10003-711

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (10)

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The Globalization of Innovation and Entrepreneurial Talent: The Changing Context of Venture Capital Investment

HANDBOOK OF ENTREPRENEURSHIP RESEARCH, SECOND EDITION, Zoltan J. Acs and David B. Audretsch, eds., Forthcoming, GMU School of Public Policy Research Paper No. 2010-06, Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 1556749
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 29 Jul 2014
Robert Wuebker, Zoltan J. Acs and Richard Florida
University of Utah - David Eccles School of Business, Schar School of Policy and Government and Martin Prosperity Institute, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto
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Venture Capital, Entrepreneurship, Globalization, Creative Class, Knowledge Spillovers

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Why Do Firms Adopt Green Design?: Organizational Opportunity, Organizational Resources, Costs, or Regulation

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 05 Nov 1997
Mark K. Atlas and Richard Florida
Independent and Martin Prosperity Institute, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto
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Urban Science: Integrated Theory from the First Cities to Sustainable Metropolises

Report submitted to the NSF on the Present State and Future of Urban Science, 2020
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 28 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 05 Feb 2020
Arizona State University (ASU), University of Washington, Government of the United States of America - Oak Ridge National Laboratory, University College London, Centre d’Analyse et de Mathématique Sociales (CAMS, CNRS-EHESS), National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM), University of Toronto, University of Chicago - Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation, University of Chicago - Mansueto Institute for Urban Innovation, Yale University - School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, Martin Prosperity Institute, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, University of California, Berkeley, Arizona State University (ASU), The University of Texas at San Antonio, Santa Fe Institute, New York University - Center for Urban Science and Progress, Jonkoping University, University of Illinois at Chicago - Department of Sociology, Department of Archaeology, University of Colorado Boulder, Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning, Santa Fe Institute, Indian Institute for Human Settlements, University of Lausanne - Institute for Geography and Sustainability, City College of New York, University of Toronto, School of Cities, Arizona State University, Global Biosocial Complexity Initiative, Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Yale University - Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Science, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte, Santa Fe Institute, Sandia National Laboratories, Arizona State University (ASU), Santa Fe Institute, School of Human Evolution and Social Change, Arizona State University and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
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Can Low-wage Workers Find Better Jobs?

FRB of New York Staff Report No. 846
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Apr 2018
Jaison R. Abel, Richard Florida and Todd M. Gabe
Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Martin Prosperity Institute, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto and University of Maine - School of Economics
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low-wage jobs, career ladder, labor market dynamics

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Sonic City: The Evolving Economic Geography of the Music Industry

Florida, R. and Jackson, S. (2010) Sonic City: The Evolving Economic Geography of the Music Industry, Journal of Planning Education and Research vol. 29, no. 3, pp. 310-321, DOI: 10.1177/0739456X09354453
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 24 Jan 2014
Richard Florida and Scott Jackson
Martin Prosperity Institute, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto and United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
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music, economic geography, scenes, clusters, Nashville

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There Goes the Metro: How and Why Bohemians, Artists and Gays Affect Regional Housing Values

Journal of Economic Geography, Vol. 10, Issue 2, pp. 167-188, 2010
Posted: 15 Feb 2010
Richard Florida and Charlotta Mellander
Martin Prosperity Institute, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto and Jonkoping University

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Housing, human capital, creative class, income, gay, artistic, bohemian

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Toward the Learning Region

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Richard Florida
Martin Prosperity Institute, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto

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Infrastructures, Specialization, Intellectual capital, Learning networks, Regional development, Regional economies, Global economy, Knowledge economies, Knowledge production

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Venture Capital, High Technology and Regional Development

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Academy for Entrepreneurial Leadership Historical Research Reference in Entrepreneurship
Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Richard Florida and Martin Kenney
Martin Prosperity Institute, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto and University of California, Davis

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Financial centers, Venture capital, Social structures, High technology firms, Clusters, Firm location, Venture capital firms, Agglomeration economies, Technology clusters, Regional development, Location factors, Social networks, Financial services industry, Technology innovation

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The Rise of the Mega-Region

Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society, Vol. 1, Issue 3, pp. 459-476, 2008
Posted: 17 Mar 2009
Richard Florida, Tim Gulden and Charlotta Mellander
Martin Prosperity Institute, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, George Mason University - Center for Social Complexity and Jonkoping University

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mega-region, globalization, urbanization, night-time lights, O18, R10

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Inside the Black Box of Regional Development—Human Capital, the Creative Class and Tolerance

Journal of Economic Geography, Vol. 8, Issue 5, pp. 615-649, 2008
Posted: 15 Aug 2008
Richard Florida, Charlotta Mellander and Kevin Stolarick
Martin Prosperity Institute, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, Jonkoping University and University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management

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human capital, creative class, tolerance, wages, income, regional development