Sectoral systems of innovation : concepts, issues and analyses of six major sectors in Europe /

Innovation and technological change show different rates, types and trajectories depending on the sector in which they take place. Agents and institutions of a sector all exert a major influence on innovation. With contributions from nineteen experts in their field, this book proposes the framework...

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Other Authors: Malerba, Franco, 1950- (Editor)
Format: eBook
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction / Franco Malerba
  • Sectoral systems of innovation : basic concepts / Franco Malerba
  • Sectoral dynamics and structural change : stylized facts and "system of innovation" approaches / Fabio Montobbio
  • Pharmaceuticals analysed through the lens of a sectoral innovation system / Maureen McKelvey, Luigi Orsenigo and Fabio Pammolli
  • The chemical sectoral system : firms, markets, institutions and the process of knowledge creation and diffusion / Fabrizio Cesaroni [and others]
  • The fixed internet and mobile telecommunications sectoral system of innovation : equipment production, access provision and content provision / Charles Edquist
  • The European software sectoral system of innovation / W. Edward Steinmueller
  • Machine tools : the remaking of a traditional sectoral innovation system / Jürgen Wengel and Philip Shapira
  • Services and systems of innovation / Bruce S. Tether and J. Stan Metcalfe
  • National institutional frameworks, institutional complementarities and sectoral systems of innovation / Benjamin Corait and Olivier Weinstein
  • Sectoral systems of innovation and varieties of capitalism : explaining the development of high-technology entrepreneurship in Europe / Steven Casper and David Soskice
  • The international performance of European sectoral systems / Benjamin Coriat, Franco Malerba and Fabio Montobbio
  • Sectoral systems : implications for European innovation policy / Charles Edquist [and others]
  • Summing up and conclusions / Franco Malerba.