Knowledge Accumulation and Industry Evolution
The Case of Pharma-Biotech
Normal Price: $75.95
Your Price: $68.36 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $6.95 per order
You Save: $7.59! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.42 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to order, no due date
Knowledge Accumulation and Industry Evolution by Mariana Mazzucato
Book DescriptionWritten by internationally acclaimed experts in the economics of innovation, this volume examines how the biotechnology and pharmaceutical sector is affected by the dynamics of innovation, institutions, and public policy. It contributes both theoretically and empirically to the increasingly influential Schumpetarian framework in industrial economics, which places innovation at the centre of the analysis of competition. Both quantitative and qualitative studies are included, and this varied perspective adds to the richness of the volume's insights. The contributors explore different ideas regarding the historical evolution of technology in the sector, and how firms and industry structure have co-evolved with innovation dynamics. Important policy questions are considered regarding the future of innovation in this sector and its impact on the economy.
Buy Knowledge Accumulation and Industry Evolution book by Mariana Mazzucato from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780521124003
Classification: Economics of industrial organisation , Biotechnology industries , Pharmaceutical industries
Format: Paperback (229mm x 152mm x 26mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 17-Dec-2009
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
You might also like...
Race to Commercialize Biotechnology by Steven Collins
Drawing on primary and secondary sources, this book traces the historical roots of recombinant DNA technology, discusses the tensions between regulation and promotional policies and identifies the major actors and strategies that launched biotechnology in both the United States and Japan.
Healthcare Investing: Profiting from the New World of Pharma, Biotech, and Health Care Services by Les Funtleyder
An industry insider shares his strategy forinvesting in the high-growth industry of health care
Concepts in Biotechnology by Klaus Buchholz
Adopting a unique approach, this novel textbook integrates science and business for an inside view on the biotech industry. Peering behind the scenes, it provides a thorough analysis of the foundations of the present day industry for students and professionals alike: its history, its tools and processes, its markets and products.
Venture Capital and the European Biotechnology Industry by William Bains» View more books like these...
This book opens up the world on private equity investment in one of the hottest industries -- Biotechnology. The book describes how Europe has fallen behind the US due to under-investment and bad management by the VCs who control the companies. Detailed analysis shows why it is in VCs' interests to damage the very companies they invest in.
Books By Author Mariana Mazzucato
Mission-Oriented Finance for Innovation, Paperback (February 2015)
This book captures what is missing from the current limited, deficit-cutting discourse of the campaigns: asking politicians instead to think boldly about the kind of investment needed to deliver future growth.
Personal Investment: Financial Planning in an Uncertain World, Paperback (March 2010)
This innovative new teaching text provides an introduction to personal investment in a world defined by uncertainty. With a focus on risk, socio-economic change and the regulatory framework, and a wealth of international case studies, the book covers all the key issues that affect personal investment decisions and their ultimate success or failure.
Knowledge Accumulation and Industry Evolution, Hardback (March 2006)» View all books by Mariana Mazzucato
Explores how the biotechnology and pharmaceutical sector is affected by innovation, growth and public policy.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Knowledge Accumulation and Industry Evolution book by Mariana Mazzucato and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Mariana Mazzucato
Mariana Mazzucato is Professor of Economics at the Open University, where she is also Director of the inter-faculty research centre, Innovation, Knowledge and Development (IKD). Giovanni Dosi is Professor of Economics at the Sant'Anna School of Advanced Studies in Pisa.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
© 2003-2015. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.