Abstract: Relationship of scientific & technological innovation and regional economic development models transformation has been widely concerned. Scholars at home and abroad have conducted more in-depth research on it. This paper combs the connotative characteristics and dynamic mechanism of the transformation of regional economic development model, the relationship between technological innovation and the transformation of regional economic development model and its mechanism of action. And then, this paper analyzes the influencing factors and theoretical mechanisms of technological innovation driving the transformation of economic development model. Finally, this paper summarizes current research the main viewpoints and conclusions of the research, and points out some limitations of the existing research, like lacking the attention to regional environmental heterogeneity. The author hopes to perfect the theoretical research on the transformation of innovation-driven economic development models and provide guidance for the implementation of innovation-driven development strategies based on local conditions.
Key Words: scientific and technological innovation; regional economic development models; transformation;regional environment
The Chinese version appeared in Studies on Foreign Social Sciences, 2021(03).