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  • Managing Value Captureby Timo Fischer

    Gabler Verlag 2011; US$ 109.00

    How some firms manage to capture more value than others is a question central to practitioners and researchers alike. In this context, Timo Fischer conducts three empirical studies. more...

  • Measuring Technology Maturityby Till Albert

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 89.99

    Till Albert presents amachine learning based approach to harnessing information contained in big datafrom different media sources such as patents, scientific publications, or theinternet. He shows how this information can be used for automated maturityevaluation of yet unknown technologies. Elaborate patent based indicators containvery useful information... more...

  • Metaskillsby Marty Neumeier

    Pearson Education 2012; US$ 22.99

    In a sweeping vision for the future of work, Neumeier shows that the massive problems of the 21st century are largely the consequence of a paradigm shift?a shuddering gear-change from the familiar Industrial Age to the unfamiliar ?Robotic Age,? an era of increasing man-machine collaboration.   This change is creating the ?Robot Curve,? an accelerating... more...

  • Online Communities and Open Innovationby Linus Dahlander; Lars Frederiksen; Francesco Rullani

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 145.00

    The advent of Internet marked a significant change in how users and customers can be involved in the innovative process. History is rife with examples of how users innovate, but Internet and its associated communication technologies brought radically new means for individuals to interact rapidly and at little cost in communities that spur new innovations.... more...

  • Open Innovation in Life Sciencesby Andreas Braun; Elisabeth Müller; Gergana Vladova; Silvia Adelhelm

    Gabler Verlag 2012; US$ 59.99

    Die Beiträge bieten einen Überblick über ausgewählte Ergebnisse des vom Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung geförderten Forschungsprojekts ?Open Innovation in Life Sciences?. Das Projekt wurde von Mai 2008 bis Mai 2011 an der Universität Potsdam durchgeführt. Der Schwerpunkt des Sammelbands liegt auf der Analyse von Chancen und Risiken der... more...

  • Open Source Product Developmentby Kerstin Balka

    Gabler Verlag 2011; US$ 109.00

    Kerstin Balka focuses on the open source development of tangible objects, so-called open design. To explore the landscape and mechanisms of open design, she presents a comprehensive study of 104 projects and an in-depth case study of six projects. more...

  • Prototyping zur Unterstützung sozialer Interaktionsprozesseby Bernhard Doll

    Gabler Verlag 2009; US$ 69.99

    Anhand einer empirischen Untersuchung zeigt Bernhard Doll, wie Prototyping als iterativer Entwicklungs- und Lernprozess die Qualität sozialer Interaktionsprozesse bei Gründerteams, wie z.B. die Kommunikation, Koordination und Kohäsion, nachhaltig beeinflussen kann, damit diese schneller zum Erfolg kommen. more...

  • Public Research Institutionsby Oecd Publishing

    OECD Publishing 2011; US$ 49.00

    This publication provides new information on public research institutions (PRIs) and government strategies. Public research institutions are crucial for innovation due to their role in knowledge creation and diffusion. While absolute real expenditure on R&D in this sector has risen, it now accounts for a smaller share of total R&D spending... more...

  • Public Support of Innovation in Entrepreneurial Firmsby A. N. Link

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00

    Public support for innovation, chiefly through government programs such as the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program, has had a significant impact on fostering economic growth in the US. This collection synthesizes a decade of scholarship from Albert N. Link on the subject, specifically on small, technology-based entrepreneurial firms. more...

  • Regionale Innovationssysteme aus betriebswirtschaftlicher Perspektiveby Wolfgang Gerstlberger

    Deutscher Universitätsverlag 2013; US$ 109.00

    Wolfgang Gerstlberger untersucht die für Erfolg bzw. Misserfolg ausschlaggebenden Faktoren Regionaler Innovationssysteme und leitet Beurteilungskriterien für RIS ab. Anhand von Fallstudien werden sechs Hypothesen zu den Triebkräften für den Erfolg von RIS überprüft und gleichzeitig auf das Drei-Säulen-Konzept der Nachhaltigkeit bezogen. more...