Science Cities: Their Characteristics and Future Challenges
International Journal of Technology Management, Vol. 28, Nos. 3-6, pp. 395-418
Posted: 30 Jul 2014
Date Written: 2004
This article explores science cities and their basic characteristics. A brief outline of science cities in different parts of the world is given. A more detailed case description is presented on the most significant science city project in the world, Tsukuba Science City in Japan. Lastly, the future of science cities will be discussed in the light of recent trends and developments.
Keywords: science city, Tsukuba Science City, Japan, revitalisation, network, innovation, technology
JEL Classification: H54, H76, L52, L78, L98, N95, 012, 014, 021, 025
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