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Profiting from Innovation: The Report of the Three-Year Study from the National Academy of Engineering

Howard, William G., Jr. (Editor), and Guile, Bruce R. (Editor)

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ISBN 10: 0029223857 / ISBN 13: 9780029223857
Published by The Free Press, New York, 1992
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ix, [3], 154, [8] p. Illustrations. Index. American industry is renowned for its technical and scientific breakthroughs-and equally famous for its inability to commercialize its own technology. This report examines the root causes of "technophobia" in companies whose industries are driven by innovation. Drawing on many examples of companies that have been successful at managing innovation, the authors demonstrate how new ideas can be transformed into products efficiently and systematically by removing the barriers that surround innovative technology. Very good in very good dust jacket. Pencil erasure residue on fep. Bookseller Inventory # 67601

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Title: Profiting from Innovation: The Report of the...

Publisher: The Free Press, New York

Publication Date: 1992

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: First edition. First printing [stated].

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Explains how American companies can transform technological developments into new products, and describes the pattern of technical innovation

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William G. Howard, Jr., Committee Chairman, former Senior Vice-President and Corporate Director of Research at Motorola, Inc.

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