Oxford Index Browse

You are looking at 1-20 of 41 items for:

Social Sciences x Technological Change; Research and Development x Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy x clear all

Show only full text

Refine by subject

 

Refine by type

Refine by product

 

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...

Go to »  full text   » abstract

The Burden of Knowledge and the “Death of the Renaissance Man”: Is Innovation Getting Harder?

Benjamin F. Jones.

in The Review of Economic Studies

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Technological Change; Research and Development. 15728 words.

This paper investigates a possibly fundamental aspect of technological progress. If knowledge accumulates as technology advances, then successive generations of innovators may face an...

Go to »  full text   » abstract

The Consequences of Entrepreneurial Finance: Evidence from Angel Financings

William R. Kerr, Josh Lerner and Antoinette Schoar.

in The Review of Financial Studies

January 2014; p ublished online October 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Investment Banking; Entrepreneurship; Business and Management; Technological Change; Research and Development. 15205 words.

This article documents the fact that ventures funded by two successful angel groups experience superior outcomes to rejected ventures: They have improved survival, exits, employment,...

Go to »  full text

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...

Go to »  full text

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...

Go to »  full text   » abstract

The Economics of Scientific Misconduct

Nicola Lacetera and Lorenzo Zirulia.

in The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization

October 2011; p ublished online October 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Law and Economics; Economic Sociology; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy. 14707 words.

This article presents a model of the research and publication process that analyzes why scientists commit fraud and how fraud can be detected and prevented. In the model, authors are...

Go to »  full text

Enhancing value via cooperation: firms’ process benefits from participation in a standard consortium

Mu Xia, Kexin Zhao and Joseph T. Mahoney.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2012; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Economics; Technological Change; Research and Development; Business and Management. 10523 words.

Firms benefit from participating in a consortium in two ways: from final products and from the cooperation process. Process benefits, including interorganizational learning and social...

Go to »  full text   » abstract

Epistemic communities, localization and the dynamics of knowledge creation

Patrick Cohendet, David Grandadam, Laurent Simon and Ignasi Capdevila.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Technological Change; Research and Development; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Economic Sociology. 13116 words.

This article aims to clarify how epistemic communities dynamically shape the process of knowledge creation in a localized context and how the evolving interaction between different members...

Go to »  full text

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,...

Go to »  full text   » abstract

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.

Abstract

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

Go to »  full text

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...

Go to »  full text

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.

Abstract

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

Go to »  full text

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...

Go to »  full text   » abstract

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...

Go to »  full text

Government Insurance Program Design, Incentive Effects, and Technology Adoption: The Case of Skip-Row Crop Insurance

Joshua D. Woodard, Alexander D. Pavlista, Gary D. Schnitkey, Paul A. Burgener and Kimberley A. Ward.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

July 2012; p ublished online February 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Agricultural, Environmental, and Natural Resource Economics; Technological Change; Research and Development; Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General; Agricultural Economics; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Insurance. 8574 words.

Can the availability of poorly-designed government insurance alter technology adoption decisions? A theoretical model of technology adoption and insurance incentive effects for a high- and...

Go to »  full text   » abstract

How controversial innovation succeeds in the periphery? A network perspective of BASF Argentina

Johannes Glückler.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2014; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economic Development; Technological Change; Research and Development; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy. 11737 words.

This article builds elements of a theory of peripheral innovation in transnational corporations. Although subsidiaries at the geographical periphery of the global economy and at the...

Go to »  full text

Innovation and skill dynamics: a life-cycle approach

Francesco Vona and Davide Consoli.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

December 2015; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Technological Change; Research and Development. 8590 words.

This article focuses on the institutional adjustments that facilitate the routinization of technological opportunities. We propose a life-cycle approach that accounts for the emergence,...

Go to »  full text

Innovation, Competition, and Investment Timing

Yrjö Koskinen and Joril Maeland.

in The Review of Corporate Finance Studies

September 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Market Structure and Pricing; Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainy; Investment Banking; Corporate Governance; Technological Change; Research and Development. 10504 words.

In our model multiple innovators compete against each other by submitting investment proposals to an investor. The investor chooses the least expensive proposal and the timing of the...

Go to »  full text

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...

Go to »  full text   » abstract