Public Procurement, Innovation And Policy: International Perspectives by Veiko LemberPublic Procurement, Innovation And Policy: International Perspectives by Veiko Lember

Public Procurement, Innovation And Policy: International Perspectives

byVeiko LemberEditorRainer Kattel, Tarmo Kalvet

Paperback | August 27, 2016

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This book maps the latest developments in public procurement of innovation policy in various contexts and analyzes the evolution and development of the various policy solutions in broader institutional contexts. In doing so, it addresses significant theoretical and practical gaps: On the one hand, there is an emerging interest in public procurement as a policy tool for spurring innovation; yet on the other hand, the current theory, with some notable exceptions, is guided and often constrained by historical applications, above all in the defence industries. By carefully examining the cases of eleven countries, the book points to the existence of much more nuanced public procurement on the innovation policy landscape than has been acknowledged in the academic and policy debates to date.

Veiko Lember, PhD, is Senior Research Fellow in Public Management and Policy at Ragnar Nurkse School of Innovation and Governance, Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia. He is also a Managing Editor of the journalHalduskultuur-Administrative Culture. His main research interests are in public administration and innovation policy, an...
Title:Public Procurement, Innovation And Policy: International PerspectivesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:309 pages, 23.5 × 15.5 × 0.17 inPublished:August 27, 2016Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:3662524902

ISBN - 13:9783662524909


Table of Contents

Foreword.- 1 Introduction.- 2 Public Procurement and Innovation: Theory and Practice.- 3 Australia.- 4 Brazil.- 5 China.- 6 Denmark.- 7 Estonia.- 8 Greece.- 9 Hong Kong.- 10 Korea..- 11 Sweden.- 12 United Kingdom.- 13 United States of America.- 14 Public Procurement, Innovation and Policy: Comparative Perspectives.