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  • Science and Technology Policy in Interdependent Economiesby David C. Mowery

    Springer Netherlands 2012; US$ 195.96

    Economic policy debates have devoted increasing attention to the design and implementation of policies to aid the growth of high-technology firms and industries. In the United States this focus on `technology policy' has been influenced by similar debates and policy experiments in other industrial economies, notably Japan and Western Europe. The... more...

  • Public Universities and Regional Growthby Martin Kenney; David Mowery

    Stanford University Press 2014; US$ 29.95

    Public Universities and Regional Growth examines evolutions in research and innovation at six University of California campuses. Each chapter presents a deep, historical analysis that traces the dynamic interaction between particular campuses and regional firms in industries that range from biotechnology, scientific instruments, and semiconductors,... more...

  • Technology and the Pursuit of Economic Growthby David C. Mowery; Nathan Rosenberg

    Cambridge University Press 1991; US$ 37.00 US$ 30.34

    Technology's contribution to economic growth and competitiveness has been the subject of vigorous debate in recent years. This book demonstrates the importance of a historical perspective in understanding the role of technological innovation in the economy. The authors examine key episodes and institutions in the development of the U.S. research system... more...

  • Innovation, Path Dependency, and Policyby Jan Fagerberg; David Mowery; Bart Verspagen

    OUP Oxford 2009; US$ 40.99 US$ 35.25

    The concept of National Innovation Systems is well established in academic research and enthusiastically adopted by policymakers. Yet there are relatively few in-depth studies of individual national innovation systems. This book provides just that, a model for the application of the concept to an individual economy, that of Norway. more...

  • The Oxford Handbook of Innovationby Jan Fagerberg; David C. Mowery; Richard R. Nelson

    OUP Oxford 2004; US$ 57.99 US$ 49.87

    This handbook looks to provide academics and students with a comprehensive and holistic understanding of the phenomenon of innovation. The editors have carefully selected and designed twenty-one contributions from leading academic experts within their particular field, each focusing on a specific aspect of innovation. These have been organized into... more...

  • Ivory Tower and Industrial Innovationby David Mowery; Richard Nelson; Bhaven Sampat; Arvids Ziedonis

    Stanford University Press 2015; US$ 24.95

    Since the early 1980s, universities in the United States have greatly expanded their patenting and licensing activities. The Congressional Joint Economic Committee, among other authorities, have argued that this surge contributed to the economic boom of the 1990s. And, many observers have attributed this trend to the Bayh-Dole Act of 1980. Using quantitative... more...

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