A Wider Analysis of Bricolage, Breakthrough and the Related Paper by Garud and Karnoe
Garud and Karnoe , discuss about the approach taken up by the Danish and the US wind turbine firms in developing wind energy turbine technologies and the subsequent success of the Danish firms in achieving good market shares in contrast with the US. The authors  propose that the technique adopted by the Danish firms and other agents could be viewed as ‘Bricolage’ and that by the US as ‘Breakthrough’. This paper analyses the extent of bricolage and breakthrough definitions and also the other aspects of the Danish and the US wind turbine technology evolutions which during the energy crisis that have not been considered by Garud and Karnoe in their classic paper “Bricolage versus breakthrough: distributed and embedded agency in technology entrepreneurship”.
Keywords: bricolage; breakthrough; USDOE; wind turbine (search for similar items in EconPapers)
References: Add references at CitEc
Citations: Track citations by RSS feed
Downloads: (external link)
http://www.toknowpress.net/ISBN/978-961-6914-21-5/papers/ML17-008.pdf full text (application/pdf)
http://www.toknowpress.net/ISBN/978-961-6914-21-5/MakeLearn2017.pdf Conference Programme (application/pdf)
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.
Export reference: BibTeX
RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan)
Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:tkp:mklp17:97-101
Access Statistics for this chapter
More chapters in Management Challenges in a Network Economy: Proceedings of the MakeLearn and TIIM International Conference 2017 from ToKnowPress
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Miha Jezovnik ().