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The Associational EconomyFirms, Regions, and Innovation

The Associational Economy: Firms, Regions, and Innovation

Philip Cooke and Kevin Morgan

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198290186
eISBN:
9780191684784
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198290186.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Political Economy

This book explores important issues of corporate reorganization in the context of heightened global competition. Its special focus is upon how firms associate with regional milieux. Innovation is a ... More

Bridging IslandsVenture Companies and the Future of Japanese and American Industry

Bridging Islands: Venture Companies and the Future of Japanese and American Industry

Robert Kneller

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780199268801
eISBN:
9780191699283
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199268801.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business, Innovation

The innovative strength of the world's two largest economies, the United States and Japan, are based on two different forms of industrial and social organization. For the United States, venture ... More

Business Model InnovationThe Organizational Dimension

Business Model Innovation: The Organizational Dimension

Nicolai J Foss and Tina Saebi (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198701873
eISBN:
9780191771606
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198701873.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Strategy

Business model innovation is an important source of competitive advantage and corporate renewal. An increasing number of companies have to innovate their business models, not just because of ... More

Can Green Sustain Growth?From the Religion to the Reality of Sustainable Prosperity

Can Green Sustain Growth?: From the Religion to the Reality of Sustainable Prosperity

John Zysman and Mark Huberty

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780804785259
eISBN:
9780804788571
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804785259.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

Green growth promises to transform climate change mitigation from a problem to an economic sure thing. By making investment in energy efficiency and low-emissions energy the foundation of a new ... More

China as an Innovation Nation

China as an Innovation Nation

Yu Zhou, William Lazonick, and Yifei Sun (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780198753568
eISBN:
9780191815096
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753568.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, International Business

Advances in technology are critical for the transformation of a nation from a relatively low-wage to a relatively high-wage economy. Leading national economies are invariably global leaders in ... More

China's Leap into the Information AgeInnovation and Organization in the Computer Industry

China's Leap into the Information Age: Innovation and Organization in the Computer Industry

Qiwen Lu

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198295372
eISBN:
9780191685101
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198295372.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, International Business, Innovation

This book provides the first in-depth analysis of how four innovative Chinese electronics enterprises — the Stone Group, the Legend Computer Group, the Founder Group, and the China Great Wall ... More

Cluster GenesisTechnology-Based Industrial Development

Cluster Genesis: Technology-Based Industrial Development

Pontus Braunerhjelm and Maryann P. Feldman (eds)

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199207183
eISBN:
9780191708886
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207183.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

This book examines the origins and emergence of technology-based industrial clusters — regional concentrations of related firms and organizations — in order to understand the forces that promoted ... More

The Coming ProsperityHow Entrepreneurs Are Transforming the Global Economy

The Coming Prosperity: How Entrepreneurs Are Transforming the Global Economy

Philip Auerswald

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199795178
eISBN:
9780190258481
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199795178.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

Ours is the most dynamic era in human history. The benefits of four centuries of technological and organizational change are at last reaching a previously excluded global majority. This ... More

Creating and Capturing Value through Crowdsourcing

Creating and Capturing Value through Crowdsourcing

Christopher L. Tucci, Allan Afuah, and Gianluigi Viscusi (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198816225
eISBN:
9780191853562
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198816225.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Strategy

Examples of the value that can be created and captured through crowdsourcing go back to at least 1714, when the UK used crowdsourcing to solve the Longitude Problem, obtaining a solution that would ... More

The Dilemmas of WonderlandDecisions in the Age of Innovation

The Dilemmas of Wonderland: Decisions in the Age of Innovation

Yakov Ben-Haim

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
October 2018
ISBN:
9780198822233
eISBN:
9780191861246
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198822233.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Knowledge Management

Innovations create both opportunities and dilemmas. Innovations provide new and purportedly better opportunities, but—because of their newness—they are often more uncertain and potentially worse than ... More

The Disruption Dilemma

The Disruption Dilemma

Joshua Gans

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780262034487
eISBN:
9780262333832
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262034487.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

When successful and well-managed firms fail, we call this disruption. In the almost two decades since Clay Christensen’s famous treatise mapping this phenomenon, such failure has continued, with ... More

The Dynamics of EntrepreneurshipEvidence from Global Entrepreneurship Monitor Data

The Dynamics of Entrepreneurship: Evidence from Global Entrepreneurship Monitor Data

Maria Minniti (ed.)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199580866
eISBN:
9780191728716
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199580866.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

Why are some individuals more entrepreneurial than others? What types of institutional environments are more conducive to entrepreneurship? Does entrepreneurship contribute to the growth of a ... More

Embracing ComplexityStrategic Perspectives for an Age of Turbulence

Embracing Complexity: Strategic Perspectives for an Age of Turbulence

Jean G. Boulton, Peter M. Allen, and Cliff Bowman

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780199565252
eISBN:
9780191821943
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199565252.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Innovation

The book describes what it means to say the world is complex and explores what that means for managers, policy makers and individuals. The first part of the book is about the theory and ideas and ... More

The Emergence of Novelty in Organizations

The Emergence of Novelty in Organizations

Raghu Garud, Barbara Simpson, Ann Langley, and Haridimos Tsoukas (eds)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198728313
eISBN:
9780191795275
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198728313.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

With the growing influence of discursive perspectives and of research on organizational discourse, business discourse, and narrative perspectives on organizing, organizational scholars are focusing ... More

Engineering InventionFrank J. Sprague and the U.S. Electrical Industry

Engineering Invention: Frank J. Sprague and the U.S. Electrical Industry

Frederick Dalzell

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262042567
eISBN:
9780262258708
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262042567.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

Over the course of a little less than twenty years, inventor Frank J. Sprague (1857–1934) achieved an astonishing series of technological breakthroughs—from pioneering work in self-governing motors ... More

Entrepreneurs in High TechnologyLessons from MIT and Beyond

Entrepreneurs in High Technology: Lessons from MIT and Beyond

Edward B. Roberts

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195067040
eISBN:
9780199854837
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195067040.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

This is a book about the formation, development, and success or failure of new high technology companies, focusing on those that grew under the auspices of entrepreneurs from Massachusetts Institute ... More

The Evolution of a New IndustryA Genealogical Approach

The Evolution of a New Industry: A Genealogical Approach

Israel Drori, Shmuel Ellis, and Zur Shapira

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804772709
eISBN:
9780804783996
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804772709.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

This book traces the emergence and growth of the Israeli hi-tech sector to provide a new understanding of industry evolution. In the case of Israel, the chapters here reveal how the hi-tech sector ... More

Evolutionary InnovationsThe Business of Biotechnology

Evolutionary Innovations: The Business of Biotechnology

Maureen McKelvey

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198297246
eISBN:
9780191685316
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198297246.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Knowledge Management

This book examines the initial commercial uses of genetic engineering. Genetic engineering is one of the most modern, controversial and dynamic of the science-based technologies. It is not an object, ... More

Expertise, Communication, and Organizing

Expertise, Communication, and Organizing

Jeffrey W. Treem and Paul M. Leonardi (eds)

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780198739227
eISBN:
9780191802317
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198739227.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Organization Studies

This book challenges the perspective that organizational expertise exists to be recognized and utilized, and offers an alternative lens that views expertise, and experts, as emergent and constituted ... More

Explaining the FutureHow to Research, Analyze, and Report on Emerging Technologies

Explaining the Future: How to Research, Analyze, and Report on Emerging Technologies

Sunny Bains

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
March 2019
ISBN:
9780198822820
eISBN:
9780191861284
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198822820.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Knowledge Management

Explaining the Future addresses the questions “will this new technology solve the problem that its inventors claim it will,” “will it succeed for any application at all,” “can we narrow down the ... More

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