MOST INNOVATIVE COMPANIES
- Optimism and firm formation. Rigotti, Luca; Ryan, Matthew; Vaithianathan, Rhema // Economic Theory;Jan2011, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p1
This paper analyses firm formation and innovation in an economy where agents differ with respect to their optimism in the face of ambiguity. Individuals choose between starting a firm or working in one; and also between employing a traditional technology or a new technology about which little is...
- Pricing unexpected illiquidity. Asem, Ebenezer // Quarterly Review of Economics & Finance;Nov2009, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p1485
Abstract: The well documented positive relation between returns and lagged illiquidity suggests that illiquidity is a priced characteristic of stocks. Recent studies suggest that stock returns are inversely related to the contemporaneous unexpected illiquidity, which is consistent with price...
- Innovation index rises sharply in 1st quarter. Walsh, Dustin // Crain's Detroit Business;9/6/2010, Vol. 26 Issue 37, p20
The article offers information on the rise in the innovation index in the economy of Michigan in the first quarter of the year 2010.
- From the Editor. Saran, Rohit // Business Today;5/30/2010, Vol. 19 Issue 11, p4
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses an article on the study that evaluates the meaning of successful business innovation, innovations that are developed in response to the Indian situation, and reverse innovation.
- PLANS Topic: 369 Small Business Competition "Innovate Illinois". Ragland, Vincent // Chicago Citizen - South Suburban Edition;9/15/2010, Vol. 29 Issue 45, p5
The article reports on the entrepreneurial competition Innovate Illinois that will name the most innovative company by the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) in the state.
- Chicago's tangle of red tape choking off innovative businesses. Milnikel, Elizabeth // Crain's Chicago Business;7/19/2010, Vol. 33 Issue 29, p14
The article reports on how the lack of foresightedness among bureaucrats have often proven to be an impediment to innovative businesses in Chicago, Illinois.
- Christchurch gets Red Zone Innovation Hub. // NZ Business;Mar2012, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p12
The article reports on the Silicon Valley-style business innovation hub to be built at the edge of Christchurch Red Zone in New Zealand that is designed to simulate growth of high innovation small- and medium-sized enterprises (SME) in central Christchurch.
- Products, Programs and Platforms. // Best's Review;Aug2011, Vol. 112 Issue 4, p94
The article offers updates including a panel discussion concerning on looking for profitable niche markets sponsored by Lexington Insurance Co. on May 3, 2011, a quotation by Karen O'Reilly, chief innovation officer of Lexington, on innovation and podcasts with insurance experts.
- Turn Inspiration Into Action. WILSON, ROBERT // California Job Journal;4/18/2010, Vol. 28 Issue 1232, p7
The author offers pieces of advice on turning inspirations into action to achieve personal goals.