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Alliance governance and technological performance: some evidence from biotechnology alliances

Jongwook Kim.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

August 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Production and Organizations; Technological Change; Research and Development. 8012 words.

Pursuing alliance opportunities are fraught with difficulties due to information asymmetry between the potential partners, as well as technological and/or market uncertainties. In this...

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Even the bad times are good: a behavioural theory of transformation pressure

Lennart Erixon.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

May 2007; p ublished online November 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Production and Organizations; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Technological Change; Research and Development. 11724 words.

A theory of transformation pressure was developed in Sweden in the 1990s which suggested that structural changes, rationalisations and innovations are stimulated by profit crises, arising,...

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Exploring and yet failing less: learning from past and current exploration in R&D

Pablo D’Este, Alberto Marzucchi and Francesco Rentocchini.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2018; p ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Production and Organizations; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy. 14356 words.

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Exploration is both an important part of a firm’s innovation strategy and an activity that involves a high degree of uncertainty. This article...

THE FTC, IP, AND SSOS: GOVERNMENT HOLD-UP REPLACING PRIVATE COORDINATION

Richard A. Epstein, F. Scott Kieff and Daniel F. Spulber.

in Journal of Competition Law & Economics

March 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Law and Economics; General Economics; Technological Change; Research and Development; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Property Law; Microeconomics; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Manufacturing; Welfare Economics; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Economic History; Production and Organizations; Market Structure and Pricing; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Capitalist Systems; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance; History of Economic Thought (to 1925). 21147 words.

In its recent report entitled, “The Evolving IP Marketplace,” the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) proposes a far-reaching regulatory approach (Proposal) that is likely to interfere with the...

The kinetics of capital formation and economic organisation

Anthony M. Endres and David A. Harper.

in Cambridge Journal of Economics

July 2012; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Methodology; Macroeconomics: Consumption, Saving, Production, Employment, and Investment; Technological Change; Research and Development; Production and Organizations; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Entrepreneurship; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour. 8584 words.

We examine the inseparability of capital formation and economic organisation in capitalist economic systems. Capital possesses a complex, multilevel (micro, meso, macro) structure that is...

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The mirroring hypothesis: theory, evidence, and exceptions

Lyra J. Colfer and Carliss Y. Baldwin.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

October 2016; p ublished online September 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Production and Organizations; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Technological Change; Research and Development. 18503 words.

The mirroring hypothesis predicts that organizational ties within a project, firm, or group of firms (e.g., communication, collocation, employment) will correspond to the technical...

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Pareto-improving inefficiency

Arup Bose, Debashis Pal and David E.M. Sappington.

in Oxford Economic Papers

January 2011; p ublished online April 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Production and Organizations; Technological Change; Research and Development. 5013 words.

This paper considers a simple moral hazard setting in which a project owner (or, more generally, a principal) hires a contractor (or, more generally, an agent) to operate her project. We...

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R&D partnership portfolios and the inflow of technological knowledge

Hans T. W. Frankort, John Hagedoorn and Wilko Letterie.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

April 2012; p ublished online July 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Production and Organizations; Single Equation Models; Single Variables; Technological Change; Research and Development; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 11085 words.

This article links research on parallel search and joint R&D to contribute a portfolio perspective to the study of knowledge flows within interfirm R&D partnerships. In a longitudinal...

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The role of search in university productivity: inside, outside, and interdisciplinary dimensions

James D. Adams and J. Roger Clemmons.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

February 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise; Production and Organizations; Technological Change; Research and Development. 10862 words.

Due to improving information technology, the growing complexity of research problems, and policies designed to foster interdisciplinary research, the practice of science in the United...

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