innovation policy

Open Innovation in the 4th INNO-Grips Newsletter

In the 4th INNO-Grips Newsletter readers can find an article on Open Innovation written by Olivér Kovács who emphasised that the focus of businesses has increasingly tended to be placed on external knowledge resources which poses the question of trust among firms cooperating with each other. The Newsletter contains other articles on social attitudes to innovation and entrepreneurship; on innovations in the public sec
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Articles in the INNO-Grips Newsletter No. 2

Two articles and an interview, written by Olivér Kovács, appeared in the second issue of INNO-Grips Newsletter. The Newsletter contains an insightful summary on the major findings of INNO-Grips Policy Brief No. 1 on „Innovation Policy and the Business Cycle: Innovation Policy’s Role in Addressing Economic Downturn„. This issue gives opportunities for the readers not only to have better look onto the major patterns of
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Armenia’s Path-Dependency

Kovács, O. (2010): Armenia’s Path-Dependency to be Considered. News of the Month, ICEG European Center, October 2010 pp. 4-8. Since 2009, the nascent innovation policy of Armenia has put more emphasis on cluster-building than ever before. The present article addresses the question whether the Armenian cluster policy misses the importance of path-dependency. We argue that policymakers by no means should artificially u
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