Changes in Innovation: Towards an Improved Understanding of Economic Renewal by J. SaarinenChanges in Innovation: Towards an Improved Understanding of Economic Renewal by J. Saarinen

Changes in Innovation: Towards an Improved Understanding of Economic Renewal

byJ. SaarinenEditorN. Rilla

Hardcover | September 16, 2009

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This book is a collection of articles all contributing to the theme of changes in innovation and innovation processes, and aims to create new knowledge about crucial issues in the Finnish and global innovation environment which forms critical intelligence in innovation strategies for firms and decision makers.
JUHA OKSANEN is a research scientist and the team leader of the VTT 'Innovation Policy Research and Impact Assessment of R&D' unit PEKKA PESONEN is a research scientist at VTT within the 'Innovation and Industrial Renewal' research team. His research interests pertain to various aspects of the innovations themselves, and to the link be...
Title:Changes in Innovation: Towards an Improved Understanding of Economic RenewalFormat:HardcoverDimensions:241 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.77 inPublished:September 16, 2009Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:023057744X

ISBN - 13:9780230577442

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Table of Contents

PART I: INTRODUCTION Changes in Innovation; J.Saarinen & N.Rilla Innovation as Objective - The Sfinno Approach; R.van der Have , J.Saarinen , P.Pesonen & N.Rilla PART II: CHARACTERISTICS OF INNOVATION Professionalisation of Research and Development Activities in Finnish Companies Before 1970s; J.Saarinen The Existence and Nature of Innovation in Mature Industry - Case Finnish Forest Industry; P.Pesonen Are There Failing Innovations? In Search of Understanding of Failure in Innovation Activities; N.Rilla & J.Oksanen PART III: SECTORAL ASPECTS OF INNOVATION Innovation and Dynamic Strategy - Planning and Implementing Continuous Renewal; P.Pesonen Spatial Changes in Innovation Processes Over Time in Finland; J.Saarinen & J.Oksanen Convergence in Innovatio; J.Saarinen & R.van der Have PART IV: RECENT TRENDS IN INNOVATION International Dimension of Innovation Process - Evidence of Finnish Innovation Data; N.Rilla When the Going gets Tough - Failure of Innovative Businesses; P.Pesonen & R.van der Have Framing Elements of Service Innovation; R.van der Have PART V: EPILOGUE Studies of Innovation: Challenges and Possibilities - Researchers' Perspective; N.Rilla & J.Saarinen