The management of innovation: An investigation of public business advisory services

Stokke, Raymond Andreas (2016) The management of innovation: An investigation of public business advisory services. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

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Abstract

The thesis is a step towards understanding how the structure and contextual differences of programmes influence the advisory process interactions in regional innovation systems. Two comparative case studies were undertaken of small business advisory services in Australia and Norway. The findings aid understandings of regional innovation systems theory. More specifically the findings contribute to the emergent literature on public business advisory services and highlight the significant roles public advisories can play in supporting innovative capacities of small and medium enterprises.

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ID Code: 97878
Item Type: QUT Thesis (PhD)
Supervisor: Sawang, Sukanlaya & Price, Robin
Keywords: Advisory services, business advice, innovation management, innovation process, innovation programmes, regional innovation system, small business
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > QUT Business School
Current > Schools > School of Management
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 23 Aug 2016 23:41
Last Modified: 05 Oct 2016 06:49

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