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Abductive Reasoning as the Foundation for Taking Advantage of Emergence

Deborah Dougherty.

in Taking Advantage of Emergence

February 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Innovation; Knowledge Management. 8520 words.

The author’s research with Danielle Dunne explains how and why abductive learning enables innovators to make good use of emergent information, but many others also describe something like...

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Academic patenting in Europe: new evidence from the KEINS database

Francesco Lissoni, Patrick Llerena, Maureen McKelvey and Bulat Sanditov.

in Research Evaluation

June 2008; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Research Methods; Biological Sciences; Knowledge Management; Social Research and Statistics. 0 words.

The paper provides summary statistics from the KEINS database on academic patenting in France, Italy, and Sweden. It shows that academic scientists in those countries have signed many more...

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Academic patents as an indicator of useful research? A new approach to measure academic inventiveness

Martin Meyer.

in Research Evaluation

April 2003; p ublished online April 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Research Methods; Biological Sciences; Knowledge Management; Social Research and Statistics. 0 words.

Academic patents may be a more accurate measure of inventive output generated by academics than university-owned patents. Using Finnish data, a comparative analysis suggests that number of...

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Academic research evaluation in Australia: some implications of proposed higher education reforms

Tim Turpin.

in Research Evaluation

April 2000; p ublished online April 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Research Methods; Biological Sciences; Knowledge Management; Social Research and Statistics. 0 words.

Australia's system for evaluating publicly funded academic research has been characterised by a number of difficulties. Firstly, the institutions primarily involved in carrying out research...

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Accountability and Systems Success

Simon Lilley, Geoffrey Lightfoot and Paulo Amaral M. N..

in Representing Organization

June 2004; p ublished online October 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Knowledge Management. 9149 words.

This chapter explores the linkages between accountability and information systems, returning to an example of oil management systems in refineries. It explores in some detail the importance...

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Accountability in Health Care

Haldor Byrkeflot and Karsten Vrangbaek.

in The Oxford Handbook of Health Care Management

April 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Business and Management; Knowledge Management; Public Management and Administration. 6380 words.

The debate on accountability within the public sector has been lively in the past decade. Significant progress has been made in developing conceptual frameworks and typologies for...

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Accountability, performance assessment, and evaluation: Policy pressures and responses from research councils

Creso M. Sá, Andrew Kretz and Kristjan Sigurdson.

in Research Evaluation

June 2013; p ublished online January 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Research Methods; Biological Sciences; Knowledge Management; Social Research and Statistics. 8879 words.

This study identifies contemporary government accountability requirements impacting research councils in North America and Europe and investigates how councils deal with such demands. This...

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Accounting for universities’ impact: using augmented data to measure academic engagement and commercialization by academic scientists

Markus Perkmann, Riccardo Fini, Jan-Michael Ross, Ammon Salter, Cleo Silvestri and Valentina Tartari.

in Research Evaluation

October 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Research Methods; Biological Sciences; Knowledge Management; Social Research and Statistics. 8313 words.

We present an approach that aims to comprehensively account for scientists’ academic engagement and commercialization activities. While previous research has pointed to the economic and...

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Accreditation and Assessment in Vocational Education and Training

Gordon Stanley.

in The Oxford Handbook of Skills and Training

February 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Knowledge Management. 7591 words.

Vocational education and training has emerged from traditional industry and technical training into a vigorous post-compulsory education sector focused on satisfying the ever-changing...

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Achieving Success in Research Collaborations in Health Informatics

Katie A. Siek and Kay Connelly.

in Health Informatics

August 2010; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Knowledge Management. 7963 words.

This chapter evaluates the factors that influence the success of research collaborations in health informatics. It identifies four key issues in conducting interdisciplinary research from...

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