Intellectual property management in publicly funded R&D centres - A comparison of university-based and company-based research centres
Young, Beth M., Hewitt-Dundas, Nola and Roper, Stephen. (2008) Intellectual property management in publicly funded R&D centres - A comparison of university-based and company-based research centres. Technovation, Volume 28 (Number 8). pp. 473-484. ISSN 0166-4972Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.technovation.2008.02.0...
Recent thinking on open innovation and the knowledge-based economy have stressed the importance of external knowledge sources in stimulating innovation. Policy-makers have recognised this, establishing publicly funded Centres of R&D Excellence with the objective of stimulating industry-science links and localised innovation spillovers. Here, we examine the contrasting I P management practices of a group of 18 university- and company-based R&D centres supported by the same regional programme. Our analysis covers all but one of the Centres supported by the programme and suggests marked contrasts between the IP strategies of the university- based and company-based centres. This suggests the potential for very different types of knowledge spillovers from publicly funded R&D centres based in different types of organisations, and a range of alternative policy approaches to the future funding of R&D centres depending on policymakers' objectives. (C) 2008 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
|Divisions:||Faculty of Social Sciences > Warwick Business School > Centre for Small & Medium-Sized Enterprises
Faculty of Social Sciences > Warwick Business School > Entrepreneurship, Innovation & Management
Faculty of Social Sciences > Warwick Business School
|Library of Congress Subject Headings (LCSH):||Research and development contracts, Intellectual property -- Management, Research, Industrial -- Management|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Technovation|
|Official Date:||August 2008|
|Number of Pages:||12|
|Page Range:||pp. 473-484|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
|Funder:||Invest Northern Ireland (Organization)|
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