How Catalysts Ignite: The Economics of Platform-Based Start-Ups
David Evans ()
Chapter 5 in Platforms, Markets and Innovation, 2009 from Edward Elgar Publishing
Annabelle Gawer presents cutting-edge contributions from 24 top international scholars from 19 universities across Europe, the USA and Asia, from the disciplines of strategy, economics, innovation, organization studies and knowledge management. The novel insights assembled in this volume constitute a fundamental step towards an empirically based, nuanced understanding of the nature of platforms and the implications they hold for the evolution of industrial innovation. The book provides an overview of platforms and discusses governance, management, design and knowledge issues.
Keywords: Business and Management; Economics and Finance; Innovations and Technology (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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