The Source of Innovation in China

Highly Innovative Systems

  • Yingying Zhang
  • Yu Zhou

Part of the Palgrave Studies in Chinese Management book series (PSCMan)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxiv
  2. Yingying Zhang, Yu Zhou
    Pages 1-14
  3. Daniel Lemus, Hemin Song, Yingying Zhang, Sylvia Rohlfer, Yajun Wu, Xiaoxi Chang
    Pages 15-76
  4. Stephen Grainger, Hemin Song, Xiaoxi Chang, Mu Tian, Maria Paz Salmador Sánchez
    Pages 77-134
  5. Sylvia Rohlfer, Wenwen Zhao, Verónica Rosendo-Rios
    Pages 135-178
  6. Mu Tian, Sylvia Rohlfer, Wenwen Zhao, Adoración Álvaro
    Pages 179-234
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 255-262

About this book


Given the most popular understanding of Chinese comparative advantage is their low labour cost, The Source of Innovation in China argues the fundamental source for Chinese economic growth is its innovation. Based on case studies and surveys collected from 600 firms, this book describes competitive advantages of successful Chinese enterprises.


China economic growth innovation management strategy

Authors and affiliations

  • Yingying Zhang
    • 1
  • Yu Zhou
    • 2
  1. 1.CUNEF (Colegio Universitario de Estudios Financieros)Complutense University of MadridSpain
  2. 2.School of BusinessRenmin University of ChinaChina

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