The Management of Innovation and Technology: The Shaping of Technology and Institutions of the Market Economy

The Management of Innovation and Technology: The Shaping of Technology and Institutions of the Market Economy

by John Howells

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Overview

This book analyses a range of social contexts in which human decisions shape technology in the market company. Material is drawn from many social science discipline to inform the reader of the reality of taking decisions on innovations.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780761970231
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Publication date: 02/09/2005
Pages: 304
Product dimensions: 6.69(w) x 9.53(h) x (d)

About the Author

John Howells teaches, researches and publishes on the interaction between science, technological innovation and management. He has held posts at Brunel University and the University of Edinburgh in the UK. He is currently Associate Professor in the Aarhus School of Business, Denmark.

Table of Contents

Technological Innovation
Invention, Science, R&D and Concepts of Use and Market
Patterns in Technological Development and the Creation of Technological Standards
Competition and Innovation as Substitution Threat
Intellectual Property Law and Innovation
Finance - Techniques, Institutions and Innovation
Innovation and the Organisation of Technical Expertise and Work
The State and the Management of Technology

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