Understanding Knowledge Dynamics and Scaling-up in Micro Enterprises in Otigba Market Cluster
By Oluseye Jegede
In part 1, I discussed our preliminary findings from 73 field interviews conducted by my team and I in the Otigba Market Cluster. Since then we have conducted an additional 123 interviews, making a total of 200 interviews in all. In this second post, I will discuss...
A New Look at High Tech Hubs in the ‘Digital Savannah’: Part 1
By Victor Nzomo
This is the first in a series of blog posts highlighting Open AIR’s latest working paper, A Framework for Assessing Technology Hubs in Africa, which will soon be published in the New York University Journal of Intellectual Property and Entertainment Law. This is the first paper to offer a...
Skills Development and Innovation at Suame Magazine, Ghana
By Yaw Adu-Gyamfi
Funded by the Open AIR network, my case study is about skills development and innovation at Ghana’s Suame Magazine Industrial Cluster. The research I am conducting seeks to understand the processes and systems that contribute to how knowledge is or is not shared and how skills are acquired in...