Orkestra - Basque Institute of Competitiveness
James Wilson is Research Director at Orkestra-Basque Institute of Competitiveness and teaching faculty at Deusto Business School. His research interests are in policy-relevant analysis of territorial competitiveness and socio-economic development processes. Within that his work is focused especially on territorial strategy-making, governance, clusters, innovation and cluster policy, policy evaluation, and the roles that universities play in territorial development. James has published widely on these issues in peer-reviewed journals and academic books, and has played leading roles in European research projects, particularly in the fields of clusters and smart specialization strategies.