Innovation as a Basis for Competitiveness

Theory and Practice

  • Alexander Chursin
  • Yuri Vlasov
  • Yury Makarov

Table of contents

About this book


This book focuses on the theory and practice involved in the management of innovative activities that enhance the competitiveness of enterprises, industries and economies. It presents a multi-criteria approach to the problem of selecting effective innovative projects and innovative technologies that increase competitiveness in high-tech industries. Further, the book develops a mathematical risk assessment model, and proposes new approaches for systematically identifying and assessing the probability of risk emergence. Lastly, it demonstrates how simulation models can be used to assess the impact of innovative technologies on the competitiveness of high-tech products.



Schumpetarian models Economic competitiveness Firm competitiveness Technological development Technology transition Diffusion of innovation R&D strategy

Authors and affiliations

  • Alexander Chursin
    • 1
  • Yuri Vlasov
    • 2
  • Yury Makarov
    • 3
  1. 1.RussiaPeople’s Friendship University of RussiaMoscowRussia
  2. 2.United Rocket and Space Corporation MoscowRussia
  3. 3.RussiaPeople’s Friendship University of RussiaMoscowRussia

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Business and Management
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-40599-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-40600-8
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