Cover Image

Managing innovation in Japan the role institutions play in helping or hindering how companies develop technology /

Why do some country's hi-tech firms innovate better than others? Why did hi-tech firms from the United States outperform such Japanese companies in the 1990s? Through a wealth of empirical evidence, the book compares the development trajectory of manufacturing technology and information technol...

Full description

Main Author: Watanabe, Chihiro.
Other Authors: International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis.
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: Berlin : Laxenburg : Springer ; IIASA, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, [2009]
Physical Description: 1 online resource (xii, 247 pages) : illustrations.