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Absorbing Technological Spillovers: Simulations in an Evolutionary Framework

UWE CANTNER and ANDREAS PYKA.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 1998; p ublished online June 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

This paper offers a simulation analysis of firm strategies which differ by the degree of absorbing technical know-how generated elsewhere. It investigates the success of those firm...

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Academic collaboration and organizational innovation: the development of research capabilities in the US pharmaceutical industry, 1927–1946*

Jeffrey L. Furman and Megan MacGarvie.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

October 2009; p ublished online July 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 12533 words.

This article investigates the historical conditions that contributed to the birth of in-house research and development (R&D) capabilities in the early US pharmaceutical industry by...

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Academic research, technological specialization and the innovation performance in European regions: an empirical analysis in the wireless sector

Mario Calderini and Giuseppe Scellato.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

April 2005; p ublished online March 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

In this paper, we carry out an empirical analysis to test the existence of localized interrelations between academic research and private sector innovation performance. The analysis is based...

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Academic spin-offs, formal technology transfer and capital raising

Bart Clarysse, Mike Wright, Andy Lockett, Philippe Mustar and Mirjam Knockaert.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

August 2007; p ublished online August 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 12178 words.

In this article we examine the influence of formal technology transfer from a public research organization (PRO) on the amount of capital a spin-off raises at start-up and the increase in...

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Accounting and Pricing for the Telecommunications Industry: An Operational Approach

Andrea Pannone.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2001; p ublished online June 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

This paper tackles the problem of the creation and use of information by a firm managing telecommunications networks with particular reference to costs and their connection to price and...

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Accounting for productive investment and value creation

Mariana Mazzucato and Alan Shipman.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

August 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industry Studies; Business History; Innovation; Industrial History; Technological Change; Research and Development. 10393 words.

The increased size and influence of financial institutions and markets has widened the scope for divergence between value-creation and the value-added measured by national accounts. This...

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Accumulating technological competence: its changing impact on corporate diversification and internationalization

J Cantwell and L Piscitello.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

March 2000; p ublished online March 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

Recent studies have suggested that firm-specific technological competence may be diversified and internationalized. We show that increases in competence increased corporate technological...

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Adoption of the Multidivisional Structure: Analyzing History from the Start

BRUCE KOGUT and DAVID PARKINSON.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 1998; p ublished online June 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

The multidivisional structure represents one of the most studied and important organizational innovations. Chandler's historical account stresses the imitation effects of industry adoption,...

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Advanced technology use and firm performance in Canadian manufacturing in the 1990s

John R. Baldwin and David Sabourin.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

August 2002; p ublished online August 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

This paper investigates the evolution of industrial structure in Canadian manufacturing and its relationship to technological change. It does so by examining the extent to which plants that...

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The agglomeration economies associated with information technology activities: an empirical study of the US economy

Christian Le Bas and Frédéric Miribel.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

April 2005; p ublished online March 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 0 words.

This paper deals with the effects of the geographic concentration of economic activity on productivity through agglomeration economies. We split economic activity into information technology...

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The agony of central power: Fiscal federalism in the German Reich

Carsten Hefeker.

in European Review of Economic History

April 2001; p ublished online April 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Labour History; Economic History. 0 words.

This article revisits the German system of fiscal federalism between unification in 1871 and hyper-inflation in 1923. I argue that the ill designed fiscal system led to systematically...

Agrarian transition and literacy: The case of nineteenth century Sweden

Anders Nilsson, Lars Pettersson and Patrick Svensson.

in European Review of Economic History

April 1999; p ublished online April 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Labour History; Economic History. 0 words.

Did the relatively high level of literacy in Sweden prior to 1850 play any role in agrarian change and economic growth? According to influential scholars, such as Carlo Cipolla and Lars...

Agricultural growth and institutions: Sweden, 1700–1860

Mats Olsson and Patrick Svensson.

in European Review of Economic History

August 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Labour History; Economic History. 10979 words.

The dating of, and explanation for, the agricultural revolution in Europe remains an elusive research task. When and why did a low-productive pre-industrial agricultural sector turn into a...

Agricultural protection and support in the European Economic Community, 1962–92: rent-seeking or welfare policy?

Mark Spoerer.

in European Review of Economic History

May 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Labour History; Economic History. 9225 words.

The European Economic Community's Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) has found a lot of scholarly attention. While economists stress the irrationality of the CAP and explain its striking...

Alfred Chandler and “capabilities” theories of strategy and management

David J. Teece.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

April 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 7602 words.

Alfred D. Chandler's scholarship on the large industrial enterprise has deepened understanding of economic development, and helped establish the field of strategic management research....

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Alfred Chandler and knowledge management within the firm

David C. Mowery.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

April 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 10345 words.

This essay examines the role of knowledge management, defined as the management of processes affecting the creation, communication, distribution, and exploitation of knowledge concerning...

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Alfred D. Chandler Review

Robert F. Freeland.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

October 2007; p ublished online October 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 2170 words.

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Aligning branding strategies and governance of vertical transactions in agri-food chains

Emmanuel Raynaud, Loïc Sauvée and Egizio Valceschini.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

October 2009; p ublished online June 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 13575 words.

This article looks at the i\nteractions between branding strategies and governance of vertical transactions. Branding strategy refers to the choice of information provided to consumers...

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All equal in the sight of God: economic inequality and religion in the early twentieth century

Livio Di Matteo.

in European Review of Economic History

February 2016; p ublished online June 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Labour History; Economic History. 11225 words.

A link between religion, estate division behavior, and economic inequality is demonstrated. Economic inequality varied across religious affiliations in early twentieth century Canada....

All in the family: reply to Burt, Podolny, and van de Rijt, Ban, and Sarkar

Ray E. Reagans and Ezra W. Zuckerman.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

October 2008; p ublished online August 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Industrial History; Business History; Innovation; Technological Change; Research and Development; Industry Studies. 8592 words.

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