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Title Innovation and growth : what do we know? / editor Anjan Thakor.
Published Singapore ; London : World Scientific, c2013.
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 Floor3  HD30.28 .I539 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description v, 190 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents ch. 1: Innovation: An Overview / Anjan Thakor -- pt. A :The Academic Research on Innovation -- ch. 2: Innovation: A Review of Research in Organizational Behavior / Stuart Bunderson -- ch. 3: Managing Innovation Processes and New Product Development Projects: Operations and Marketing Research Perspectives / Betul Lus -- ch. 4: Innovation and Finance: A Survey / Anjan V. Thakor -- pt. B: Innovation Perspectives for Managers -- ch. 5: Creating a Climate for Business Innovation: Guidelines for Leaders / Signe Spencer -- ch. 6: Unblocking Innovation: Breaking the Shackle of Assumptions / Anjan V. Thakor -- ch. 7: Contracting for Innovation / Nick Argyres -- ch. 8: R&D Mythbusters / Anne Marie Knott.
Summary This book, written entirely by faculty at the Olin Business School, Washington University in St. Louis, provides a variety of practical and implementable perspectives on innovation for managers. In addition, the book contains chapters that provide reviews of the academic research on innovation in the faculty members' specific areas of expertise.
Subject Business planning.
Organizational change.
Related Names Thakor, Anjan V.
ISBN 9789814343534 (hbk.)
9814343536 (hbk.)
OCLC number 798411881