Université de Neuchâtel

Staging experience, valuing authenticity: Towards a market perspective on territorial development

Jeannerat, Hugues

In: European Urban and Regional Studies, 2013, vol. 20, no. 4, p. 370-384

Drawing on particular socio-economic theories, this paper discusses the implications for regional studies of the experience economy approach through the broader question of market valuation. Different forms of market construction are identified and compared with regard to distinct models of regional development. It is observed that most of established territorial innovation models give prominence...