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Spring 3-23-2012


Three Clark faculty members are studying the development of the Worcester Biotechnology Cluster for any lessons it might hold for current efforts to catalyze the growth of a sustainable energy/green jobs cluster in Worcester or elsewhere. Mary Ellen Boyle (GSOM), Jennie Stephens (IDCE/ESP), and Jing Zhang (GSOM) have conducted extensive in-depth interviews and combed the literature of cluster development to produce several articles and working papers.

BoyleRossStephens2011.pdf (161 kB)
Who has a Stake? How stakeholder processes influence partnership sustainability

McCauleyStephens2012.pdf (322 kB)
Green Energy Clusters and Socio-technical Transistions: anyalsis of a sustainable energy cluster for regional economic deveopment in Central Massachusetts, USA