Dr Chris Van Egeraat

Geography, National Institute for Regional and Spatial Analysis. NIRSA

Senior Lecturer

Rhetoric House
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(00353) 1 708 4714

Biography

Chris van Egeraat lectures economic geography at the Department of Geography, National University of Ireland, Maynooth. He graduated with a Master’s degree in Development Geography from Utrecht University and a PhD from DCU Business School. He has worked as a research officer at the Economic and Social Research Institute and Dublin City University Business School, as a post-doctoral researcher at UCD and as a Research Fellow at NIRSA, NUI Maynooth. His research interests and publications focus on the production/innovation networks and regional economic development. He is a member of the NIRSA Board and Chair of the Regional Studies Association, Irish Branch.

Books

  Year Publication
2014 Global and Regional Dynamics in Knowledge Flows and Innovation, Abingdon: Routledge.
Van Egeraat, C. Kogler, D. and Cooke, P. (2014) Global and Regional Dynamics in Knowledge Flows and Innovation, Abingdon: Routledge. : Routledge. [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
2009 'Porter's diamond and small nations in the global economy: Ireland as a case study'
Cassidy, J;Barry, F;van Egeraat, C (2009) 'Porter's diamond and small nations in the global economy: Ireland as a case study' In: HANDBOOK ON SMALL NATIONS IN THE GLOBAL ECONOMY: THE CONTRIBUTION OF MULTINATIONAL ENTERPRISES TO NATIONAL ECONOMIC SUCCESS. CHELTENHAM: EDWARD ELGAR PUBLISHING LTD. [Details]

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
2016 'Opportunistic Spin-offs in the Aftermath of an Adverse Corporate Event'
Curran, D., O’Gorman, C. and Van Egeraat, C. (2016) 'Opportunistic Spin-offs in the Aftermath of an Adverse Corporate Event'. Journal of Small Business and Enterprise Development, 23 (4):984-1008 [Details]
2016 'The National Spatial Strategy: Lessons for implementing a National Planning Framework'
Ó’Riordáin, S. and Van Egeraat, C. (2016) 'The National Spatial Strategy: Lessons for implementing a National Planning Framework'. Administration, 64 (4):5-21 [Details]
2016 'A measure for identifying substantial geographic concentrations'
Van Egeraat, C., Morgenroth, E. Kroes, R., Curran, D. and Gleeson, J. (2016) 'A measure for identifying substantial geographic concentrations'. Papers in Regional Science, [Details]
2015 'New Entrants and Inherited Competence in the Evolution of the Irish Biotech Sector'
Curran, D., Van Egeraat, C. and O’Gorman, C. (2015) 'New Entrants and Inherited Competence in the Evolution of the Irish Biotech Sector'. European Planning Studies, [Details]
2015 'Regional Economic Resilience in Ireland: The Roles of Industrial Structure and Foreign Inward Investment, Regional Studies Regional Science'
Breathnach, P., Van Egeraat, C. and Curran, D. (2015) 'Regional Economic Resilience in Ireland: The Roles of Industrial Structure and Foreign Inward Investment, Regional Studies Regional Science'. Regional Studies, 2 (1) [Details]
2014 'Social Networks and Actual Knowledge Flow in the Irish Biotech Industry'
van Egeraat, C;Curran, D (2014) 'Social Networks and Actual Knowledge Flow in the Irish Biotech Industry'. European Planning Studies, 22 :1109-1126 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'Regional governance and bottom-up regional development in the Border Region and County Cavan'
Shannon, L. and Van Egeraat, C. (2013) 'Regional governance and bottom-up regional development in the Border Region and County Cavan'. ADMINISTRATION, 61 :3-10 [IR Link] [Details]
2013 'Social and Spatial Structures of Innovation in the Irish Animation Industry'
van Egeraat, C;O'Riain, S;Kerr, A (2013) 'Social and Spatial Structures of Innovation in the Irish Animation Industry'. European Planning Studies, 21 :1437-1455 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'Spatial Concentration in the Irish Pharmaceutical Industry: The Role of Spatial Planning and Agglomeration Economies'
Van Egeraat, C;Curran, D (2013) 'Spatial Concentration in the Irish Pharmaceutical Industry: The Role of Spatial Planning and Agglomeration Economies'. Tijdschrift Voor Economische En Sociale Geografie, 104 :338-358 [DOI] [Details]
2013 'Ten Years On: Revisiting the NSS'
Meredith, D. and van Egeraat, C. (2013) 'Ten Years On: Revisiting the NSS'. ADMINISTRATION, 60 :3-13 [IR Link] [Details]
2013 'New Regional Governance in Ireland: Perspectives and Challenges'
O'Riordain, S. and Van Egeraat, C. (2013) 'New Regional Governance in Ireland: Perspectives and Challenges'. Administration, 61 :3-10 [IR Link] [Details]
2013 'Complementarities between Urban Centres on the Island of Ireland'
McCafferty, D., Van Egeraat, C., Gleeson, J. and Bartley, B. (2013) 'Complementarities between Urban Centres on the Island of Ireland'. ADMINISTRATION, 60 :115-141 [IR Link] [Details]
2013 'Enterprise and labour: hubs, gateways and inter-regional specialisation'
Van Egeraat, C., Breathnach, P. and Curran, D. (2013) 'Enterprise and labour: hubs, gateways and inter-regional specialisation'. ADMINISTRATION, 60 :91-115 [IR Link] [Details]
2013 'Putting People First: Reforming Regional and Local Government in Ireland, Regions'
O’Keefe, B., Van Egeraat, C. And O’Riordain, S. (2013) 'Putting People First: Reforming Regional and Local Government in Ireland, Regions'. 290 :4-6 [Details]
2013 'Global and Regional Dynamics in Knowledge Flows and Innovation'
Van Egeraat, C. and Kogler, D. (2013) 'Global and Regional Dynamics in Knowledge Flows and Innovation'. European Planning Studies, 21 :1317-23 [IR Link] [Details]
2012 'The Drivers of Transnational Subsidiary Evolution: The Upgrading of Process R&D in the Irish Pharmaceutical Industry'
van Egeraat, C;Breathnach, P (2012) 'The Drivers of Transnational Subsidiary Evolution: The Upgrading of Process R&D in the Irish Pharmaceutical Industry'. Regional Studies, 46 :1153-1167 [DOI] [Details]
2012 'Review of Competition, Competitive Advantage, and Clusters: The Ideas of Michael Porter'
Van Egeraat, C. (2012) 'Review of Competition, Competitive Advantage, and Clusters: The Ideas of Michael Porter'. REGIONAL STUDIES, 46 :276-277 [IR Link] [Details]
2010 'The scale and scope of process R&D in the Irish pharmaceutical industry'
van Egeraat C. (2010) 'The scale and scope of process R&D in the Irish pharmaceutical industry'. Irish Geography, 43 (1):35-58 [DOI] [Details]
2009 'The Irish pharmaceutical industry over the boom period and beyond'
van Egeraat C.;Barry F. (2009) 'The Irish pharmaceutical industry over the boom period and beyond'. Irish Geography, 42 (1):23-44 [DOI] [Details]
2008 'Revisiting the 'informational city': Space of flows, polycentricity and the geography of knowledge-intensive business services in the emerging global city-region of Dublin'
Sokol, M;Van Egeraat, C;Williams, B (2008) 'Revisiting the 'informational city': Space of flows, polycentricity and the geography of knowledge-intensive business services in the emerging global city-region of Dublin'. Regional Studies, 42 :1133-1146 [DOI] [Details]
2006 'The geography of production linkages in the Irish and Scottish microcomputer industry: The role of information exchange'
Van Egeraat, C;Jacobson, D (2006) 'The geography of production linkages in the Irish and Scottish microcomputer industry: The role of information exchange'. Tijdschrift Voor Economische En Sociale Geografie, 97 :405-417 [Details]
2008 'The Decline of the Computer Hardware Sector: How Ireland Adjusted'
Barry, F. and Van Egeraat, C. (2008) 'The Decline of the Computer Hardware Sector: How Ireland Adjusted'. QUARTERLY ECONOMIC COMMENTARY, 2008 :38-57 [IR Link] [Details]
2007 'Review of Arnoud Lagendijk and Pivi Oinas, Proximity, Distance and Diversity: Issues on Economic Interaction and Local Development'
Van Egeraat, C. (2007) 'Review of Arnoud Lagendijk and Pivi Oinas, Proximity, Distance and Diversity: Issues on Economic Interaction and Local Development'. ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY, 83 :203-204 [IR Link] [Details]
2006 'Review of Andy Cumbers and Danny MacKinnon, Clusters in Urban and Regional Development'
Van Egeraat, C. (2006) 'Review of Andy Cumbers and Danny MacKinnon, Clusters in Urban and Regional Development'. REGIONAL STUDIES, 40 [IR Link] [Details]
2005 'Geography of production linkages in the Irish and Scottish microcomputer industry: The role of logistics'
van Egeraat, C;Jacobson, D (2005) 'Geography of production linkages in the Irish and Scottish microcomputer industry: The role of logistics'. Economic Geograpaphy, 81 :283-303 [Details]
2004 'The rise and demise of the Irish and Scottish computer hardware industry'
van Egeraat, C;Jacobson, D (2004) 'The rise and demise of the Irish and Scottish computer hardware industry'. European Planning Studies, 12 :809-834 [DOI] [Details]
2001 'Industry Clusters in Ireland: An Application of Porter's Model of National Competitive Advantage to Three Sectors, European Planning Studies'
Clancy, P., O'Malley, E., O'Connoll, L. and Van Egeraat, C. (2001) 'Industry Clusters in Ireland: An Application of Porter's Model of National Competitive Advantage to Three Sectors, European Planning Studies'. 9 [IR Link] [Details]
2000 'Industry Clusters and Irish Indigenous Manufacturing: Limits of the Porter View. Economic and Social Review'
O'Malley, E., and Van Egeraat, C. (2000) 'Industry Clusters and Irish Indigenous Manufacturing: Limits of the Porter View. Economic and Social Review'. To be added, 31 [IR Link] [Details]
1999 'Achievements of the Industrial 'High-Road' and Clustering Strategies in Singapore and Their Relevance to European Peripheral Economies. European Planning Studies'
Van Grunsven, L. and Van Egeraat, C. (1999) 'Achievements of the Industrial 'High-Road' and Clustering Strategies in Singapore and Their Relevance to European Peripheral Economies. European Planning Studies'. 7 [IR Link] [Details]
1999 'Porter's Diamond: A Problem Solving Heuristic'
O'Connell, L., Clancy, P. and Van Egeraat, C. (1999) 'Porter's Diamond: A Problem Solving Heuristic'. European Journal of Marketing, 33 [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
2010 Social Network Analysis of the Irish Biotech Industry: Implications for Digital Ecosystems
van Egeraat, C;Curran, D (2010) Social Network Analysis of the Irish Biotech Industry: Implications for Digital Ecosystems DIGITAL ECOSYSTEMS , pp.31-43 [Details]

Book Review

  Year Publication
2012 Competition, Competitive Advantage, and Clusters: The Ideas of Michael Porter.
van Egeraat, C (2012) Competition, Competitive Advantage, and Clusters: The Ideas of Michael Porter. ABINGDON: Book Review [DOI] [Details]
2007 Proximity, distance and diversity: Issues on economic and local development.
van Egeraat, C (2007) Proximity, distance and diversity: Issues on economic and local development. WORCESTER: Book Review [Details]
2006 Clusters in urban and regional development.
Van Egeraat, C (2006) Clusters in urban and regional development. ABINGDON: Book Review [Details]

Editorial

  Year Publication
2013 Global and Regional Dynamics in Knowledge Flows and Innovation Networks.
Van Egeraat, C;Kogler, DF (2013) Global and Regional Dynamics in Knowledge Flows and Innovation Networks. ABINGDON: Editorial [DOI] [Details]