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Motivations and Outcomes of Firms' Leveraging of Alliance Knowledge
(Virginia Tech, 2017-02-22)
Nowadays, firms increasingly rely on strategic alliances to reach out for unique technological knowledge that firms cannot develop internally. However, in previous literature, we find inconsistent findings regarding the ...
New Technology Development in Emerging Economies: An Examination of the Antecedents of International Patenting Activities of Emerging Economies
(Virginia Tech, 2017-08-02)
This dissertation investigates the phenomenon of new technology development in emerging economies (EEs). I do this by studying the international patenting activities of EEs at the country level and firm level. In order to ...
The Role of Firm Capability, Managerial Cognition, and Ecosystem on Innovation: Investigation of The Satellite Industry
(Virginia Tech, 2017-06-22)
In this dissertation, I systematically explore the nature and role of two firm capabilities: absorptive capacity (or external learning capability) and technological capability. I examine how firm capability interacts with ...
Influence of Project-Level Characteristics and Factors on Innovation and Value Creation in US Highway Public-Private Partnership Projects
(Virginia Tech, 2017-07-17)
Innovation is a popular topic that receives significant attention from both organizations and academics. This attention includes scholars, executives, public entities, and private organizations in the construction and ...