Innovation Policies: Strategy of Growth in a Complex Perspective

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The aim of this chapter is to highlight new understandings of innovation as an interactive process in relation to economic growth. The resulting ideas could be of considerable interest to innovation policy makers. Two impacts are of considerable potential importance. The first relates to the absorption of complex and evolutionary systems dynamics ideas into the study of innovation, and growth. The second relates to the synthesis of complex systems ideas with evolutionary models of innovation, and growth. Considering innovation as a complex multi-level process means that it is not possible to devise the context into independent ways and that it is not enough to provide policymakers with simple solutions, but it should help them formulate and address questions that are appropriate to the evolutionary and complex context within which they operate.


Innovation Complex systems Policy making 


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  1. 1.University of SalernoFiscianoItaly

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