Democratizing innovation / Eric von Hippel.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Hippel, Eric von.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2005.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction and Overview
  • Development of Products by Lead Users
  • Why Many Users Want Custom Products
  • Users' Innovate-or-Buy Decisions
  • Users' Low-Cost Innovation Niches
  • Why Users Often Freely Reveal Their Innovations
  • Innovation Communities
  • Adapting Policy to User Innovation
  • Democratizing Innovation
  • Application: Searching for Lead User Innovations
  • Application: Toolkits for User Innovation and Custom Design
  • Linking User Innovation to Other Phenomena and Fields.