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The Tunisian textile industry: local responses to internationalisation.
The continuing internationalisation of the textile industry has reduced the labour cost advantages of Tunisian clothing firms. These firms have a precarious position in the international value chain, often as subcontractors ...
Innovation in services through learning in a joint venture.
(Taylor & Francis, 2011-07)
Innovation determines a firm’s competitiveness and survival and a joint venture is a fast and effective way to acquire the missing knowledge that partners require to innovate. But “knowing how to cooperate” can be a ...
Trust formation processes in innovative collaborations: networking as knowledge building practices.
(Emerald Group Publishing Limited., 2013)
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to examine the practices and processes of trust building and use in collaborative networking for product innovation and to compare face to face with virtual networking. Design/m ...
Institutions and the shaping of different forms of entrepreneurship.
Entrepreneurship is a broad concept encompassing a wide range of activities, from the Schumpertian ideal associated with innovation to simply creating a job for oneself. Because we ask about national differences in ...
Entrepreneurship and networked collaboration; synergetic innovation, knowledge and uncertainty.
This conceptual paper examines the nature of entrepreneurship in innovation processes in time of crisis. Crisis is a time of heightened uncertainty, manifest as increased ambiguity about what knowledge is available yet ...