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Defining Soft Innovation

Paul Stoneman

in Soft Innovation: Economics, Product Aesthetics, and the Creative Industries

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199572489
eISBN:
9780191722257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199572489.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

This chapter introduces the issues and provides a fuller argument as to why soft innovation, conceptually, is important. Innovation that encompasses the artistic, formal (as in the contrast between ... More


The Importance of Process and Product Innovation for Productivity in French Manufacturing and Service Industries

Jacques Mairesse and Stephane Robin

in Innovation and Growth: From R&D Strategies of Innovating Firms to Economy-wide Technological Change

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199646685
eISBN:
9780191748998
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646685.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter examines the effect of innovation on labour productivity in France, using a general framework that accounts for research activities and for both product and process innovation. To ... More


Managing the Development and Transfer of Process Technologies in the Semiconductor Manufacturing Industry

Melissa M. Appleyard, Nile W. Hatch, and David C. Mowery

in The Nature and Dynamics of Organizational Capabilities

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199248544
eISBN:
9780191596155
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199248540.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

A considerable literature on firm‐level differences in capabilities deals with product innovation, whereas intra‐firm management of process innovation has received less attention. This paper analyses ... More


The process of health care innovation: problem sequences, systems, and symbiosis

Davide Consoli, Andrew McMeekin, J. Stan Metcalfe, Andrea Mina, and Ronnie Ramlogan

in The Economics of New Health Technologies: Incentives, organization, and financing

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199550685
eISBN:
9780191720543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199550685.003.0002
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter examines the role of process in innovation. It analyses an interesting evolutionary perspective and presents empirical evidence from an example of the intra-ocular lens and the treatment ... More


Exploring Knowledge Integration and Innovation

Christian Berggren, Anna Bergek, Lars Bengtsson, and Jonas Söderlund

in Knowledge Integration and Innovation: Critical Challenges Facing International Technology-Based Firms

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199693924
eISBN:
9780191730580
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199693924.003.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Knowledge Management

This introduction relates the principal idea behind the book — that knowledge integration is a vital part of the dynamics of the innovation process ߞ to previous literature on knowledge integration, ... More


The Dynamics of Innovation Strategies

Bart Verspagen and Tommy Clausen

in Innovation and Growth: From R&D Strategies of Innovating Firms to Economy-wide Technological Change

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199646685
eISBN:
9780191748998
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199646685.003.0003
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter investigates the effect of innovation on the productivity of firms when two technological paths are available: product innovation on the one hand, and process innovation on the other. ... More


Innovation Through tRaNsFoRmAtIoNaL Design

Vikramjit Singh, Brandon Walther, Kristin L. Wood, and Dan Jensen

in Tools for Innovation

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195381634
eISBN:
9780199870264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195381634.003.0009
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

Products that transform to reveal new functionality have been a source of fascination and utility for ages. Such products–transformers, such as the toys with this namesake–have been previously ... More


Overview of Fundamental Concepts: Setting the Stage

Albert N Link and Jamie R. Link

in Government as Entrepreneur

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195369458
eISBN:
9780199871018
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195369458.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter reviews several fundamental concepts to set the stage for later chapters. Emphasis here is more on the concepts per se rather than on their relationship to government as entrepreneur. ... More


Technological change and health insurance *

Peter Zweifel

in The Economics of New Health Technologies: Incentives, organization, and financing

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199550685
eISBN:
9780191720543
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199550685.003.0006
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter argues that there is a dual causal link between technological change and insurance. On the one hand, technological change often presents new opportunities, but also challenges to ... More


Organising for innovation

christian bason

in Leading public sector innovation: Co-creating for a better society

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847426345
eISBN:
9781447302681
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847426345.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Organizations

Today, hardly any of society's wicked problems can be solved through the isolated efforts of a single authority. The degree to which the public sector can interact flexibly and make relevant and ... More


Innovations: A Systems Activities Approach

Susana Borrás and Charles Edquist

in Holistic Innovation Policy: Theoretical Foundations, Policy Problems, and Instrument Choices

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198809807
eISBN:
9780191847141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809807.003.0002
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

This chapter comes to grips with the nature of innovation and systems of innovation. It identifies ten specific activities that define systems of innovation. The ten activities are specific elements ... More


Introduction

Albert N. Link and John T. Scott

in Public Goods, Public Gains: Calculating the Social Benefits of Public R&D

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199729685
eISBN:
9780199894697
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199729685.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter briefly overviews the book and summarizes each chapter. The book’s focus on U.S. R&D programs is also discussed.


Innovation Policy: An Holistic and Problem-Based Approach

Susana Borrás and Charles Edquist

in Holistic Innovation Policy: Theoretical Foundations, Policy Problems, and Instrument Choices

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198809807
eISBN:
9780191847141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809807.003.0003
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

This chapter develops the core of the argument regarding the specific assumptions and theoretical propositions about the role and limits of innovation policy. The theoretical basis for the holistic ... More


Building the Theoretical Foundations for an Holistic Innovation Policy

Susana Borrás and Charles Edquist

in Holistic Innovation Policy: Theoretical Foundations, Policy Problems, and Instrument Choices

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198809807
eISBN:
9780191847141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809807.003.0012
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

The purpose of this chapter is to provide a summary of the main arguments and conclusions in the book, and to highlight its main contributions. Taking the point of departure from the book’s ... More


Innovation from the Inside Out: Making Gifts

Roberto Verganti

in Overcrowded: Designing Meaningful Products in a World Awash with Ideas

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780262035361
eISBN:
9780262335829
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035361.003.0004
Subject:
Art, Design

This chapter shows why in a world overcrowded by ideas innovation should come from the inside-out, i.e. the process should start from ourselves rather than from clients or outsiders. Traditional ... More


Functional Procurement as Demand-Side Innovation Policy

Susana Borrás and Charles Edquist

in Holistic Innovation Policy: Theoretical Foundations, Policy Problems, and Instrument Choices

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198809807
eISBN:
9780191847141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809807.003.0006
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

Public procurement occurs when public agencies purchase products (goods, services, and systems). The rationale, purpose, and starting point of public procurement should always be to solve societal ... More


Innovation and Onshoring: The Case for Product Variety

Donald B. Rosenfield

in Production in the Innovation Economy

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780262019927
eISBN:
9780262319126
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262019927.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

Using the lens of onshoring versus offshoring, this chapter draws on interviews with executive at large firms with substantial manufacturing presence in the US, finding that interviewees cited a ... More


Financial Innovation: Balancing Private and Public Interests

Michael Haliassos

in Financial Innovation: Too Much or Too Little?

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780262018296
eISBN:
9780262305495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262018296.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

Financial innovation takes different forms and is evolutionary, making it difficult to predict its costs and benefits ex ante. It is driven by user needs, especially their desire to alter the ... More


Why We Need an Holistic Innovation Policy: Goals, Problems, and Instruments

Susana Borrás and Charles Edquist

in Holistic Innovation Policy: Theoretical Foundations, Policy Problems, and Instrument Choices

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198809807
eISBN:
9780191847141
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198809807.003.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation

This chapter introduces the main idea of the book, namely, the theoretical foundations, the problem-oriented approach, and the focus on the instrument choices of an holistic innovation policy. The ... More


The Future of Crowdsourcing: From Idea Contests to MASSive Ideation

Johann Füller, Katja Hutter, and Julia Hautz

in Leading Open Innovation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262018494
eISBN:
9780262312455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262018494.003.0309
Subject:
Business and Management, Knowledge Management

This chapter examines the future of the crowdsourcing based on experience in the development of the software platform MASSive Ideation. It explains that unlike other idea contests for open ... More


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