Industry 4.0 and Regional Transformations
This volume brings together expert contributors to explore opportunities and challenges that Industry 4.0 is likely to pose for regions, firms and jobs in Europe. Drawing on theory and empirical cases, it considers emerging issues like servitization, new innovation models for local production systems, and the increase in reshoring.
Keywords3D printing; Industry 4.0; artificial intelligence; big data; industrial innovation; industrial policy; knowledge networks; regional innovation system; reshoring; servitization; smart manufacturing; technological change
PublisherTaylor & Francis
Publication date and place2020
Management & management techniques
Regional & area planning