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Matias Ramirez
Senior Lecturer in Management (SPRU - Science Policy Research Unit)
T: +44 (0)1273 877758

Selected publications


Ramirez, Matias, Bernal, Paloma, Clarke, Ian and Hernandez, Ivan (2018) The role of social networks in inclusion of small-scale producers in agri-food developing clusters. Food Policy, 77. pp. 59-70. ISSN 0306-9192

Ramirez, Matias, Clarke, Ian and Klerkx, Laurens (2017) Analysing intermediary organisations and their influence on upgrading in emerging agricultural clusters. Environment and Planning A: Government and Policy. ISSN 0263-774X

Tidd, Joe, Ramirez, Matias and Denicolai, Stefano (2016) Overcoming the false dichotomy between internal R&D and external knowledge acquisition: absorptive capacity dynamics over time. Technological Forecasting and Social Change, 104. pp. 57-65. ISSN 0040-1625

Ramirez, Matias and Clarke, Ian (2014) Intermediaries and capability building in 'emerging' clusters. Environment and Planning C: Government and Policy, 32 (4). pp. 714-730. ISSN 0263-774X

Denicolai, Stefano, Ramirez, Matias and Tidd, Joseph (2014) Creating and capturing value from external knowledge: the moderating role of knowledge intensity. R&D Management, 44 (3). pp. 248-264. ISSN 1467-9310

Ramirez, Matias, Xibao, LI and Weifeng, Chen (2013) Comparing the Impact of Intra- and Inter-regional Labour Mobility on Problem-solving in a Chinese Science Park. Regional Studies, 47 (10). pp. 1734-1751. ISSN 0034-3404

Dickenson, Peter and Ramirez, Matias (2010) Gatekeepers, Knowledge Brokers and Inter-firm Knowledge Transfer in Beijing’s Zhongguancun Science Park. International Journal of Innovation Management, 14 (1). pp. 92-122. ISSN 1363-9196

Ramirez, Matias and Li, Xibao (2009) Learning and sharing in a Chinese high-technology cluster: a study of inter-firm and intra-firm knowledge flows between R&D employees. New Technology, Work And Employment, 24 (3). pp. 277-296. ISSN 0268-1072

Ramirez, Matias (2008) [Review] Robert J. DeFillippi, Michael B. Arthur and Valerie J. Lindsay (2006) Knowledge at work: creative collaboration in the global economy. Research Policy, 37 (5). pp. 958-959. ISSN 0048-7333

Ramirez, Matias, Guy, Frederick and Beale, David (2007) Contested resources: unions, employers, and the adoption of new work practices in US and UK telecommunications. British Journal of Industrial Relations, 45 (3). pp. 495-517. ISSN 0007-1080

Ramirez, Matias (2007) Redefining firm competencies, innovation and labour mobility: a case study in telecommunication services. Industry and Innovation, 14 (3). pp. 325-347. ISSN 1366-2716

Mabey, Christopher and Ramirez, Matias (2005) Does management development improve organizational performance? A six-country analysis of European firms. International Journal of Human Resource Management, 16 (7). pp. 1067-1082. ISSN 09585192

Ramirez, Matias and Mabey, Chris (2005) A labour market perspective on management training and development in Europe. International Journal of Human Resource Management, 16 (3). pp. 291-310. ISSN 0958-5192

Ramirez, Matias (2004) Comparing European approaches to management education, training and development. Advances in Developing Human Resources, 6 (4). pp. 428-450. ISSN 1523-4223

Ramirez, Matias (2004) Innovation, network services and the restructuring of work organisation in customer services. Service Industries Journal, 24 (1). pp. 99-115. ISSN 0264-2069

Miozzo, Marcela and Ramirez, Matias (2003) Services innovation and the transformation of work: the case of UK telecommunications. New Technology, Work and Employment, 18 (1). pp. 62-79. ISSN 0268-1072

Ramirez, Matias (2002) Globalisation and economic performance. Journal of Interdisciplinary Economics, 13 (1-3). pp. 165-183. ISSN 0260-1079

Book Section

Mabey, Chris and Ramirez, Matias (2012) Comparing national approaches to management development. In: Brewster, Chris and Mayrhofer, Wolfgang (eds.) Handbook of Research on Comparative Human Resource Management. Edward Elgar, pp. 185-210. ISBN 978-1847207265

Dickenson, Peter and Ramirez, Matias (2010) The limits to university-industry collaboration in Beijing's Science Park. In: Liu, Xiaohui and Zhang, Wei (eds.) China's Three Decades of Economic Reforms. Routledge. ISBN 9780415496001

Conference or Workshop Item

Ramirez, Matias (2008) The limits to university-industry collaboration in Beijing's Science Park. In: Chinese Economic Association (UK/Europe) Conference, Cambridge, UK.