Book News: April 16th, 1999

Branscomb L M, Keller J (Eds)

Comprises a series of individual contributions from academic authors writing for a wider audience of economists, policymakers and theorists. Addresses the long-standing issues surrounding the study of innovation. Highlights the problem of seeking innovative change within the consensual framework of US politics. Constitutes a must-see book for anyone interested in the processes of stimulating innovation, and certainly should attract readers beyond those concerned with US policy making. Contains materials of interest to those concerned with innovation in networks and supply chains, joint venturing, government-industry partnerships, collaboration and a range of related topics.

Publisher: MIT Press. Price: £29.50. ISBN: 0262024462. 1998