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Policies for Path Creation: The Rise and Fall of Norway's Research-Driven Strategy for Industrialization

Olav Wicken

in Innovation, Path Dependency, and Policy: The Norwegian Case

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199551552
eISBN:
9780191720819
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199551552.003.0004
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy, Innovation

This chapter discusses the role of public policy in creating a new path in the Norwegian economy. It argues that the policy to support industrial R&D from the 1960s was part of a strategy to ... More


The Role of Public Policy in Emerging Clusters

Bo Carlsson

in Cluster Genesis: Technology-Based Industrial Development

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199207183
eISBN:
9780191708886
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199207183.003.0013
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

The question asked in the last chapter concerns how to design a public policy in a non-deterministic, evolutionary, and highly complex world. That is, a world where the most desirable outcomes are ... More


The Development of the Norwegian Petroleum Innovation System: A Historical Overview

Ole Andreas Engen

in Innovation, Path Dependency, and Policy: The Norwegian Case

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199551552
eISBN:
9780191720819
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199551552.003.0007
Subject:
Business and Management, Political Economy, Innovation

This chapter addresses the development of the Norwegian Petroleum Innovation System. While the initial phase of the petroleum development of Norway in the 1960s was characterized by an absorptive ... More


Innovative Activity: Alternative Economic Frameworks and Policy Approaches

David B. Audretsch and Albert N. Link

in Valuing an Entrepreneurial Enterprise

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199730377
eISBN:
9780199932795
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199730377.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

This chapter provides a general discussion of alternative economics frameworks for analyzing innovation activity. Alternative approached to innovation, and their implications for public policy, are ... More


The roles of government and policy in social finance

Rosemary Addis

in Social Finance

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198703761
eISBN:
9780191773013
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198703761.003.0014
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

This chapter sets out new thinking and research on how various public policy tools have been building the social finance market around the world as a catalytic force. The chapter considers the ... More


Reframing Expertise: The Rise of Behavioral Insights and Interventions in Public Policy

Holger Strassheim, Arlena Jung, and Rebecca-Lea Korinek

in Moments of Valuation: Exploring Sites of Dissonance

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780198702504
eISBN:
9780191772191
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198702504.003.0013
Subject:
Business and Management, Organization Studies, Innovation

The rise of behavioral insights and interventions as a novel mode of public policy is a puzzling case. Although the basic principles were developed in the 1950s, behavioral approaches have only ... More


The Institutional Subsystem of Complex Innovation: Creating the Collaborative Commons

Deborah Dougherty

in Taking Advantage of Emergence: Productively Innovating in Complex Innovation Systems

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2016
ISBN:
9780198725299
eISBN:
9780191792649
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198725299.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Knowledge Management

Product, knowledge system, and strategic innovations for complex innovation systems cannot take place without innovation in governing structures, or collaborative commons. It takes an infrastructure ... More


Impact investing: A market in evolution

Anna Oleksiak, Alex Nicholls, and Jed Emerson

in Social Finance

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198703761
eISBN:
9780191773013
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198703761.003.0009
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

The chapter begins by establishing a definition for this market and discussing the main contexts and trends that can be observed shaping its development. A section on key characteristics follows that ... More


Crowdfunding in social finance

Othmar M. Lehner

in Social Finance

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780198703761
eISBN:
9780191773013
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198703761.003.0017
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Finance, Accounting, and Banking

This chapter examines crowdfunding, particularly as it relates to financing social enterprise. It suggests that crowdfunding offers a real opportunity to connect mass retail investors with social ... More


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