If you cannot block, you better run: Small firms, cooperative innovation, and appropriation strategies
Research Policy, pp. 1478-1488, 2009.
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This empirical study examines small firms’ strategies for capturing returns to investments in innovation. We find that small firms’ strategies are qualitatively different from those found in earlier studies of both small and large firms. Most of the small firms examined here find informal means of protection, such as speed to market or se...More
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