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Visions of innovation : the firm and Japan

Author: Martin Fransman
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Innovation is the most important force driving economic change. But what drives innovation? In this book it is argued that the beliefs that shape the way in which people, correctly or incorrectly, 'see' their world - that is their 'visions' of the world - are in important determinant of the innovation process.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Fransman
ISBN: 0198289359 9780198289357
OCLC Number: 60157628
Description: 274 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: 1. Visions of the Firm: A Critical Survey of Leading Approaches to the Firm --
2. A Vision of the Firm and the Evolution of Japanese Computer and Communications Firms --
3. AT&T, BT, and NTT: A Comparison of Vision, Strategy, Competence, Path-Dependency, and R&D --
4. Visions of Corporate Organisation: From the Multidivisional to the Segmented Form of Organisation in AT&T, IBM, and NEC --
5. A Vision of the Japanese Innovation System and How It Works --
6. Is National Technology Policy Obsolete in a Globalised World? The Japanese Vision --
7. Visions of Future Technologies: Government, Globalisation, and Universities in Japanese Biotechnology / Shoko Tanaka.
Responsibility: Martin Fransman.
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This book contains a concise critical survey of economic theories of the firm leading into an exposition of how real firms function in the real world when knowledge cannot be complete or unambiguous.  Read more...

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