TITLE

Follow-Up Strategies for Technological Growth

AUTHOR(S)
Fischer, William A.
PUB. DATE
September 1978
SOURCE
California Management Review;Fall1978, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Although invention is the most dramatic means of achieving technological growth, it is important not to lose sight of alternative strategies which rely on "following up" on someone else's inventive efforts can be useful in establishing a balanced technical resources portfolio. This article discusses several such follow-up strategies, including the costs and benefits of each strategy, actual corporate examples, public policies affecting following up, and the managerial implications associated with follow-up strategies.
ACCESSION #
6346063

 

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