Bioeconomy in the Nordic region: Regional case studies

This Working Paper by Nordregio presents the results of five case studies on bioeconomy in Nordic regions. It contributes to the discussion on bioeconomy in the Nordic countries by focusing on its implications for regional development and policy. Nordregio Working Paper 2014:4

The regional case studies conducted in each of the Nordic countries give an overview of how the development of bioeconomy can be promoted in different settings. The case studies identify, among other things, the main actors as well as the main enabling and impeding factors in the field of bioeconomy.

The Working Paper has been prepared under the Nordic Working Group on Green Growth - Innovation and Entrepreneurship, established by the Nordic Council of Ministers. The working paper has also been summarized in a policy brief.