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Accession Number PB2000-104943
Title Managing Technical Risk: Understanding Private Sector Decision Making on Early Stage, Technology-Based Projects.
Publication Date Apr 2000
Media Count 166p
Personal Author K. P. Morse L. M. Branscomb M. J. Roberts
Abstract Decades of theoretic and empirical work on the process of innovation suggest that commercial firms have inadequate incentives to undertake some varieties of early-stage, high-risk technology development projects that have potential to generate radically n ...
Keywords Advanced technology programs
Barriers
Decision making
Innovation
Managing risk
Markets
Specifications
Strategies
Technical risks
Technology-based projects


 
Source Agency National Institute of Standards and Technology
NTIS Subject Category 96A - Domestic Commerce, Marketing, & Economics
70B - Management Practice
43 - Problem Solving Information for State & Local Governments
Corporate Author John F. Kennedy School of Government, Cambridge, MA. Belfer Center for Science and Public Affairs.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 0016
Contract Number N/A

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