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Competitive harm in global supply chains: assessing current responses and identifying potential future responses

David J Gerber.

in Journal of Antitrust Enforcement

April 2018; p ublished online September 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: General Economics; History of Economic Thought (1925 onwards); Microeconomics; Production and Organizations; Market Structure and Pricing; Analysis of Collective Decision-making; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; International Factor Movements and International Business; International Relations and International Political Economy; Economics; Public Economics; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Law and Economics; Business and Management; Economic History; Economic Development. 9996 words.

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Global supply (or ‘value’) chains add much to the value of global markets, offering benefits to both producers and consumers. Yet, global supply...

The creation of knowledge: local building, global accessing and economic development—toward an agenda

Harald Bathelt and Patrick Cohendet.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2014; p ublished online July 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Economic Development; Technological Change; Research and Development; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy. 6692 words.

This article argues that local knowledge building and global (nonlocal) knowledge-accessing practices in economic development are intrinsically interwoven. They generate fundamental...

Deconstructing and reconstructing the capability hierarchy

Damian Hine, Rachel Parker, Lisette Pregelj and Martie-Louise Verreynne.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

October 2014; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Technological Change; Research and Development. 9503 words.

In this article we develop a hierarchical framework of ordinary capabilities, dynamic functional capabilities, and dynamic learning capabilities. These three levels of capabilities differ...

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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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Finding value in geographic diversity through prior experience and knowledge integration: a study of ventures’ innovative performance

Marc D. Bahlmann.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

August 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Business and Management; Technological Change; Research and Development. 8719 words.

Prior research indicates that entrepreneurs with new ventures should build knowledge networks that grant access to a variety of geographic knowledge sources if they are to enhance their...

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...

Geographic distance between venture capitalists and target firms and the value of quality signals

Christos Kolympiris, Sebastian Hoenen and Nicholas Kalaitzandonakes.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

February 2018; p ublished online February 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Investment Banking; Technological Change; Research and Development; Manufacturing; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 16085 words.

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In this paper, we examine whether the value of quality signals (patent activity and founding team characteristics) transmitted by emerging...

The geography of knowledge: never so close but never so far apart

Jeremy Howells.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2012; p ublished online August 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Technological Change; Research and Development; Services. 8481 words.

This article begins by reviewing how knowledge and innovation has been conceptualized in economic geography over time. It then moves on to explore in detail the characteristics of knowledge...

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Global temporary networks of clusters: structures and dynamics of trade fairs in Asian economies

Peng-Fei Li.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Technological Change; Research and Development; Economywide Country Studies; Services; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 11578 words.

Acting as temporary clusters, trade fairs can turn into trans-local learning spaces in global industrial communities. However, up to now, how temporary gatherings are related to...

Infrastructure and Public Utilities Privatization in Developing Countries

Emmanuelle Auriol and Pierre M. Picard.

in The World Bank Economic Review

February 2009; p ublished online November 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise; Antitrust Issues and Policies; Regulation and Industrial Policy; Economic Development. 8961 words.

Should governments in developing countries promote private ownership and deregulated prices in noncompetitive sectors? Or should they run publicly owned firms and regulate prices at 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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Network structural properties for cluster long-run dynamics: evidence from collaborative R&D networks in the European mobile phone industry

Joan Crespo, Raphaël Suire and Jérôme Vicente.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

April 2016; p ublished online July 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Manufacturing; Technological Change; Research and Development; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 13061 words.

In a recent literature, the structural properties of knowledge networks have been pointed out as a critical factor for cluster structural changes and long-run dynamics. Mixing evolutionary...

Posturing and Holdup in Innovation

Naveen Khanna and Richmond D. Mathews.

in The Review of Financial Studies

September 2016; p ublished online November 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Investment Banking; Corporate Governance; Firm Objectives, Organization, and Behaviour; Business and Management; Technological Change; Research and Development. 17346 words.

We show that the need to “posture” can help solve the holdup problem inherent in many multistage relationships, including those between entrepreneurs and venture capitalists. Posturing...

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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Relatedness and technological change in cities: the rise and fall of technological knowledge in US metropolitan areas from 1981 to 2010

Ron Boschma, Pierre-Alexandre Balland and Dieter Franz Kogler.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

February 2015; p ublished online May 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Manufacturing; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Technological Change; Research and Development. 10405 words.

This article investigates by means of US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) patent data whether technological relatedness at the city level was a crucial driving force behind technological...

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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The Sale of Ideas: Strategic Disclosure, Property Rights, and Contracting

James J. Anton and Dennis A. Yao.

in The Review of Economic Studies

July 2002; p ublished online July 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Technological Change; Research and Development; Market Structure, Firm Strategy, and Market Performance. 0 words.

Ideas are difficult to sell when buyers cannot assess an idea's value before it is revealed and sellers cannot protect a revealed idea. These problems exist in a variety of intellectual...

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Self-organizing innovation networks, mobile knowledge carriers and diasporas: insights from a pioneering boutique hotel chain

Michelle S. Lowe, Allan M. Williams, Gareth Shaw and Katherine Cudworth.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2012; p ublished online August 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Technological Change; Research and Development; Services. 11852 words.

This paper provides insights from the UK’s pioneering boutique hotel chain, Hotel du Vin (HduV) to explore the dynamics of self-forming innovation networks within the service sector. In...

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The technological resilience of US cities

Pierre-Alexandre Balland, David Rigby and Ron Boschma.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

July 2015; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Manufacturing; Technological Change; Research and Development; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics. 9296 words.

We study the resilience of cities by analysing the relative capacity to sustain their production of technological knowledge in the face of adverse events. Using patent applications in 366...