Managing Product Development by Toshihiro NishiguchiManaging Product Development by Toshihiro Nishiguchi

Managing Product Development

EditorToshihiro Nishiguchi

Hardcover | April 30, 1999

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This book brings together the work of leading international researchers in the field of product innovation and development and provides a comprehensive range of studies in successful product development in different industries. It will be indispensable reading for academics in the field ofinnovation and technology management, and for professionals in industry responsible for product development.
Toshihiro Nishiguchi is at Hitotsubashi University.
Title:Managing Product DevelopmentFormat:HardcoverDimensions:320 pages, 9.49 × 6.38 × 0.98 inPublished:April 30, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0195074386

ISBN - 13:9780195074383

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Table of Contents

Contributors1. Toshihiro Nishiguchi: Introduction: Managing Product DevelopmentI. Broad Perspectives of Product Development2. Yves Doz: New Product Development Effectiveness: A Triadic Comparison in the Information-Technology Industry3. Marc Maurice: The Social Bases of Industrial Innovation and Product Development4. Kiyonori Sakakibara, D. Eleanor Westney, and Masaru Kosaka: International Product Development of Japanese Firms: Product Group Coherence and Internal Isomorphism MatrixII. Automobile Development5. Michael A. Cusumano and Kentaro Nobeoka: Strategy, Structure, and Performance in Product Development: Observations from the Auto Industry6. Takahiro Fujimoto, Marco Iansiti, and Kim B. Clark: External Integration in Product DevelopmentIII. Supplier Involvement7. Susan Helper: Incentives for Supplier Participation in Product Development: Evidence from the U.S. Auto Industry8. Shoichiro Sei: Is Technical Innovation All? A Hidden Meaning of Social Relationships Behind Product Development Stage in the Japanese Automotive Industry9. Toshihiro Nishiguchi and Masayoshi Ikeda: Suppliers' Process Innovation: Understated Aspects of Japanese Industrial SourcingIV. Industry Specificities10. Walter W. Powell and Peter Brantley: Magic Bullets and Patent Wars: New Product Development and the Evolution of the Biotechnology Industry11. Rebecca Henderson: Product Development Capability as a Strategic Weapon: Canon's Experience in the Photolithographic Alignment Equipment Industry12. Arnoud De Meyer: Product Development in the Textile Machinery IndustryIndex